18 - o No strict organizations but some structure o Class...

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Sociopolitical Organizations Band o Nomadic o Egalitarian o Sharing o Leader doesn’t really have authority o No strict laws Tribe (e.g. Hadzabe) o Bigger than band o More sedentary than band but not strictly o Social relations kinship based o No distinct classes o Some gender hierarchies within families o Often have “Big Man” (leader) o Based on solidarity not competition Chiefdom o Preliminary form of state o Usually in Europe, SE Asia, Southern US (Carribbean)
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Unformatted text preview: o No strict organizations but some structure o Class structures, usually based on age difference o Extended social relations o Permanent political positions State o Much bigger o Central leader o More social stratification o Individuals are more autonomous o Strict laws and legal measures, related to absence of trust due to large size o Judiciary structure to control members...
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course ANTH 101 taught by Professor Scarre during the Spring '07 term at UNC.

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