LectureMonFeb18 - Ant 302/Spring 2008 Instructor: Marte...

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Ant 302/Spring 2008 Instructor: Marte Readings-Feedback Chapter 10 (+ any other past readings) 0. List points you remember/reactions 1. Questions or difficulties with readings, project, etc.   [2 minutes max.] Cultural Landscapes: Transforming a planet into a ‘home’ 2. Survival: becoming culturally specific humans in the process of  providing for our needs 3. How we domesticate land, other organisms and each other to  produce a sense of home 4. Material culture: everything not given in nature, created or  transformed by humans 5. People find, invent and learn how to use technologies  to  transform environments-in this process we also transform  ourselves 6. Material-semiosis: signs, meanings and interpretations are  intrinsic to material culture 7. Even ‘nature’ is a cultural construct (for example, a view of  nature only as ‘resource’)  Place
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course ANT 302 taught by Professor Seriff during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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