1-1-Introduction

1-1-Introduction - Anthropo+logy (from the Greek) anthropos...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–7. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1 Anthropo+logy (from the Greek) anthropos = human logos = knowledge or study Anthropology is about respecting, understanding and explaining human difference, and recognizing what is peculiar about our own background perceptions and ideas – without assuming that our own, familiar way of seeing the world is ‘right.’
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
2 Four Fields • Anthropological linguistics • Archaeology • Physical or biological anthropology • Sociocultural anthropology / Four Fields • Anthropological linguistics • Archaeology • Physical or biological anthropology • Sociocultural anthropology = cultural anthropology = social anthropology Anthropological linguistics Was the study of the structural characteristics of human languages, including grammar, pronunciation, and patterns of speech. Now seen as part of social anthropology. Archaeology • The study of the material remains of the past to recover history.
Background image of page 2
3 Washington, DC Paris, France
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
4 New Philadelphia, Illinois, Est. 1836
Background image of page 4
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 6
Background image of page 7
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 03/01/2009 for the course ANTH 002 taught by Professor Hines during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.

Page1 / 7

1-1-Introduction - Anthropo+logy (from the Greek) anthropos...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 7. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online