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ANT Study Guide Answers Identifications. Eugenics- controlled differential reproduction of segments of a population to achieve a goal of purity, vigor, or intellectual improvement, or to lessen suffering Hypodescent - determining the ancestry of a child of mixed race by assigning the child the race of his or her more socially subordinate parent. Wimpy White Male Syndrome- more likely to have health impairment Limbry- form of caste system, marginalized people are forced into indentured labor Phillipe Rushton- examines behavior differences, intelligence and race; suggests genetic basis for differences Polygenism- idea of multiple origins of humans, used to justify slavery Hottentot Venus- slave, physical attributes of an ape, large butt Herbert Spencer- social theorist, devised phrase survival of the fittest and builds on Darwins idea of competition Buck vs. Bell 1927- sterilization of the feebleminded and promiscuous Koro- In China and southeast asia, irrational perception that ones sexual body party are with drawing into the body and being lost Ainu- Japanese indigenous hunters
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This note was uploaded on 07/03/2008 for the course ANT 2416 taught by Professor Peters during the Spring '08 term at FSU.

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