Unformatted text preview: • Local health care systems - Shamans or curers • Western Medicine vs. traditional • Anthropology and Business • • Free - ranging anthropologists in business are in a position to have a unique perspective. • Each group within an organization have characteristc attitudes, values, and behavioral patterns (micro enculturation). • Anthropologists act as "cultural brokers", translating goals and concerns from one group to another. • Careers in Anthropology • • Anthropological methods and understanding are useful in many kinds of work. • International markets and business • Understanding power relationships and politics • Being able to appreciate and understand different perspectives (cultural diversity)....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course ANTH 1010 taught by Professor Luster during the Fall '08 term at North Texas.
- Fall '08