following terms in order to prepare for the final exam. Also
be able to answer the questions posted on Blackboard for
the final text chapters and In Search of Respect.
Final exam: 11 a.m. December 1, 2009 (Tuesday)
Bring a number 2 pencil
Format: Mixed multiple choice, true/false, short answer, and bonus (45-50)
Please be on time
- the visual and performance arts, festivals, plays, sports,
- The practice of moving herds to different pastures depending
on seasonal availability of resources
Extended Family groups in the Kwakiutl
Symbolic behavior associated with religion and magic that is
repetitive, sequential, non-ordinary, and believed to be powerful (Dr.
Jones believes its rituals can be everyday and a simple definition would be
sequential, meaningful behavior)
Symbolic system involving beliefs and practices aimed at directing
the relationship of human beings to the supernatural
Symbolic system aimed at gaining control over one’s environment,
condition, or associates
Symbolic description of the universe
Religious practitioners and types of society (monotheistic, Olympian,
communal, shamanic, etc.)
Art, human expression, function, examples
Rite of passage, initiation, 3 phases-
separation, limited, incorporation
kinship and economic systems-
equal access to power and wealth: Hunter/gathers
sharing things equally
Nandi, Masai, Basseri, Yolmo, San, Ainu
Mundugumor, Yap, Yonomamo
How did the Leighy brothers view the Highlanders?
them as primitive, said they had never worked. Gave them lots of
How did the Highlanders view the gold miners?