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Unformatted text preview: Symbolic anthropology (popular in 70s) and cognitive and post-modern anthropology is influenced by French structuralism Moiety-binary opposites-can be categorized • Generalization: all human minds are exposed to this Replaced existentialism If structuralism is true, what does this say about human choice and freedom • Opposes freedom Meaning is produced and reduced Structuralists believe that the structures of all human minds forms a deep grammar • Deep rules of society o Just as grammar refers to language at an unconscious level...
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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.
- Fall '11