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Anth1102 NOTES 01/15/2008 Cultural Anthropology continued…     Cultural anthropologist specializations (research based) Urban: schools, inner city housing etc  Medical (overlap with biological anthropology): Economic: how we make a living;  Environmental/Ecological: Applied Anthropology (some see as a fifth discipline  The application of anthropological data, perspectives, theory, and methods to identify, assess, and  solve contemporary social problems      Cultural anthropology and linguistics are based on theories and research   Archaeology and physical anthropology are based on theories and methodologies Ethnography  Ethnography     : technique of learning about a culture through direct participation in everyday life for an  extended period of time  Ethnology:      Study of general patterns and rules of social behavior through the comparison of ethnographic 
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2009 for the course ANTH 1102 taught by Professor Gonzalez during the Spring '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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