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Ellen Pierce Exploration of Human Diversity Topics January 19, 2012 In the readings, the topic of sociology is brought up. How does anthropology  differ from sociology? To what degree does the rapport of the anthropologist in the area he is studying  affect the results of his research.  Because a large deal of information gathered is directly from the people, how  exact is anthropology? What is the point of all of this research? How does it affect us as a society? Not all studies are conducted on foreign peoples, as was proven by the study of  prostitutes in NYC and Atlanta. What decides which groups are good to study and which are not.  Many of the researchers are referred to as whitey, or some sort of indication of  their race. What is the importance of race in these studies, as well as in all human  interactions?
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