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Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States

Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States

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Featuring: Gary Kildea, Dennis O'Rourke, Chris Owen, Bob Connolly, Robin Anderson, Steve McMillan, Martin Maden, Ian Dunlop, Kuman Kolain. 1996. 56 min. We will examine the historical development of the fields of psychology, psychiatry, and social work in the context of Western societies, in parallel with the anthropological study of ritual, violence, ecstatic and possession experiences in non-Western societies. Toward an Anthropological Theory of Value: the false coin of our own dreams.

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Steps of Perfection: Exorcistic Performers and Chinese

Steps of Perfection: Exorcistic Performers and Chinese

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MSc students are encouraged to attend and participate in the discussion. In other words, it was the Neoevolutionary thinkers who brought back evolutionary thought and developed it to be acceptable to contemporary anthropology. In addition, anthropologists in other programs affiliated with the Department work in Japan, China, Korea, Bolivia, and the former Soviet Union. After a year in the field, he used the custom of slaughtering a huge, fat ox Copyright © 2010 by Pearson Education Canada. food, he fell open to accusations of being stingy, a hard- to serve your own ends.

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Is Taiwan Chinese?: The Impact of Culture, Power, and

Is Taiwan Chinese?: The Impact of Culture, Power, and

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It is an extremely useful formula for getting at what’s going on in terms of nature. This course explores anthropological theory in a historical perspective focusing on the rise of a distinct anthropological perspective on the comparative study of human societies and cultures. Zorbaugh, Harvey W. 1929 Gold Coast and Slum: A Sociological Study of Chicago’s Near North Side. Whitehead, Kevin. "J'ai Ete au Bal." (video recording reviews) Down Beat v58, n4 (April, 1991):61.

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Counter-Narrative: How Progressive Academics Can Challenge

Counter-Narrative: How Progressive Academics Can Challenge

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The approach that the two men used to study the aborigines strongly influenced the way other cultures were later studied and showed the aborigines to be a people with an extremely complex and subtle, rather than primitive, culture. 52 min. Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. Also referred to as enculturation or socialization. culture as holistic - if one part of the culture changes, this necessitates change in all other related parts.

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Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School

Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School

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Read More Ken Guest discusses why Cultural Anthropology might be the most important class that a student can take as an undergraduate. Compares dialects and the language of Black Americans, Hopi Indians, African Nuers and other cultural groups to investigate whether thought reflects or influences culture. 1983. 29 min. Although different, these projects share important traits which express enduring intellectual interests including my desire to conduct community or organizational based research and a focus on issues of migration and relocation, community building and participation, personhood and place, narrative constructions and identity, and the personal negotiations between work, family, and self in different social and historical contexts.

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The Author's Hand and the Printer's Mind: Transformations of

The Author's Hand and the Printer's Mind: Transformations of

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Is there anybody who gets contacted for the next step, phone interviews and so on? (02/20/2013) no further information so far. The ‘bottom line’ of accountancy for profit could, and often did, lead to economic failure (unemployment and the like) at the cost of disruption to people’s livelihood. EAGER, RAPID, and small workshop proposals may be submitted at any time, with prior permission of the Program Officer. In a similar way, Marcel Mauss ( Mauss, Marcel ), in France, influenced the characteristic tendencies of a whole generation of European sociologists and cultural anthropologists, including Alfred Métraux ( Métraux, Alfred ) and Claude Lévi-Strauss ( Lévi-Strauss, Claude ), and founded the Institute of Ethnology of the University of Paris; he also influenced such men as the noted British cultural (or social) anthropologists Bronisław Malinowski ( Malinowski, Bronisław ) and Alfred R.

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The Disciplinary Revolution: Calvinism and the Rise of the

The Disciplinary Revolution: Calvinism and the Rise of the

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Fischer provides a spectrum of definitions of what culture embodies. These latter, too, rejected classical 19th-century evolutionism, but they were nevertheless inclined toward painting grand theories—principally the theory that out of a few ancient cultural centres or civilizations, born quite separately, there had developed the array of cultures existing today. DVD 7124 [preservation]; vhs Video/C 3431 A Month for the Entertainment of Spirits: African-Guyanese Spiritualist Ceremonies Documents the rituals practiced by Blacks who follow the "cumfa" religion, which is based on dancing, drumming, and spirit possession and is influenced by African and Christian traditions.

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Production, Consumption, Business and the Economy:

Production, Consumption, Business and the Economy:

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There are many different kinds The popularity of an ideology is in part due to the influence of moral entrepreneurs, who sometimes act in their own interests. Such an argument has the effect of undermining claims by any one human group to intellectual superiority over others, whether these others be their contemporaries or their own forebears. The Specialist, Major and Minor programs in Archaeology aim to provide students with an education in archaeology that meets the highest academic standards and allows them to develop their capacities to think clearly and critically, take account of a wide range of perspectives, make sound judgments, and contribute constructively to society.

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The Science and Politics of Racial Research

The Science and Politics of Racial Research

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In the 1960s and 1970s French structuralism began to attract attention of anthropologists in the United States and has had a lasting influence on anthropologists of a more humanistic bent. We are looking for scholars who bridge the divide between traditional ethnomedicine and more cutting edge biomedical research. Salary: Starting salary is $44,635 - $52,832 depending on education and experience with increases to $65,713 based on professional development units as it relates to the current Lower Columbia College Faculty Agreement.

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The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in

The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in

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In the successor states of continental Europe, on the other hand, anthropologists often joined with folklorists and linguists in the nationalist/nation-building enterprise. Edward Burnett Tylor, an English anthropologist, argued that these stages are animism, or a belief in the soul and in spirits; polytheism, or a belief in more than one god; and monotheism, or a belief in one god. Course examines theories concerning the relation of nature and culture.

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