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Exam2KeyTerms-1 - Second MidtermKey Terms Sheet Note: this...

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Second Midterm—Key Terms Sheet Note: this list is not exhaustive 1. A repetitive social practice involving symbols 2. Play with form producing some aesthetically successful transformation- representation 3. Worldview metaphors that apply the image of the body to social structures and institutions 4. The ambiguous transitional state in a rite of passage in which the person or persons undergoing the ritual are outside their ordinary social position 5. the freedom of self-contained individuals to pursue their own interests above everything else and to challenge one another for dominance 6. Stories whose truth are self evident because they do such a good job of integrating our personal experiences with a wider set of assumptions about the way society, or the world in general, must operate. 7. A cognitive boundary that marks certain behaviors as “play” or as “ordinary life” 8. A ritual that serves to mark the movement and transformation of an individual from one social position to another
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2008 for the course ANTH 0780 taught by Professor Sanabria during the Spring '07 term at Pittsburgh.

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Exam2KeyTerms-1 - Second MidtermKey Terms Sheet Note: this...

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