22marshallsahlins - society and as lived by the people...

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1930 Sahlins University of Michigan Columbia Leslie White friend active against Vietnam War moved to Paris back at University of Chicago Islands of History 1985 History is culturally ordered Ideas develop from our histories Symbolic anthropology is empirical Our actions are limited by historical actions Structure is a historical object European wealth is harnessed for their own culture benefit History is made the same general way in a given society as it is between societies dual existence: in interaction between the cultural order as constituted in the
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Unformatted text preview: society and as lived by the people people submit cultural categories in empirical functional reevaluation of historical categories sense of a sign is determined by its relation to other signs reference of a sign is basically the actual event that we are observing people refer to things differently just because we observe something, doesnt mean it is-we must give meaning to it no empirical truth? Marxists...
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course ANTH 300 taught by Professor V during the Fall '11 term at Saint Louis.

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