Anthro 2 MIdterm2 Notes

Anthro 2 MIdterm2 Notes - Anthro2Livelihoods Annoucements...

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Anthro 2- Livelihoods 27/10/2008 12:58:00 Annoucements In Cod We Trust o Brian Fagan (Anthropology, UCSB) o Wednesday, October 29/ 4:00 PM o McCune Conference Room, HSSB 6020 Livelihoods Economic Anthropology “Social Reproduction” o Production, consumption, exchange o Social organization How do people live? Foraging o Gathering and Hunting o Original human adaptive strategy o Plants and small animals o Environment o Mobility: geographical and social o Egalitarian: little stratification o Gender o No “untouched” foragers o !Kung San Kalahari Desert: aridity Semi-permanent villages of 10-30 people
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Intimate knowledge of environment and landscapes o Pristine? Traditional view : isolated forages, contact without change Revisionist view : longstanding contact with farmers and herders Foraging a response to current environmental and social conditions: not a “survival” o “Survival” or “Affluence”? Foragers as living on the “edge of survival”
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