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Unformatted text preview: nicer home, 10k+ State-internally differentiated, stratified, distinct socio-economic classes, hierarchical, more complex, less based on kinship ties, bureaucracies, territorially largest, first perhaps in Mesopotamia? Cultural Evolutionism Practice 1971 18 th century-influenced by urban centers, national states, economy, open world to European dominance, lineal evolution reaction to god-given world must know history before fully understanding society19 th century-empiricism, less ethnocentric 3 questions: what is evolving, how does it evolve?, what causes it? Marxism-economic and technologic 20 th century-move away from evolutionism, more imp-ethnography, influence of environment dominance-destruction or simulation, colonialism, political rule, indirect rule involution-continue a functional way of life with a small change 38 5, 6, 5, 11-27...
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