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Population ethnologists approach is descriptive

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Unformatted text preview: thnologists observe various events of a particular cultural population in understanding a culture. population ► Ethnologist’s approach is descriptive ethnography. Social Anthropology Social Narrowly British Anthropology is called Narrowly Social Anthropology, and American is identified as “ Cultural Anthropology”. ► Historically, American anthropologists Historically, studied various native cultures in their homeland, where as British social anthropology focuses on legal anthropology, economic anthropology, and political anthropology in various colonial settings. anthropology ► Definition of culture Definition ► ► ► ► Culture is a system of shared beliefs, values, customs, Culture behaviors, and artifices that the members of a society use to cope with their world and with one another and that are transmitted from generation to generation through...
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