9 - Race in Anthropology Race Categorize groups of people...

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17:08 Law and politics Infralegal Extralegal Legal disputes Law  Religion, Magic, And Worldview Religion: cultural knowledge of supernatural; that is used to cope with problems of  human existence  “Ultimate problems” Set of values that overrides differences  People with special knowledge Shamans Priests Magic Strategies used to control supernatural  Worldview System of concepts and assumptions about life Cosmology (They way the world works) Mythology ( Things in the past leading to present day ) Presents answers to “Ultimate Problems” Globalization World Systems Results in multicultural societies 
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Unformatted text preview: Race in Anthropology Race Categorize groups of people Subgroups Creation of divisions How, why, function? History of Anthropology Europeans: 15 century Travelers, missionaries, government officials Chronicle and describe 19 th century Anthropology Humans throughout world Unilineal Evolution Darwin: 1859 Savagery, Barbarism. Civilization History of Race Physical anthros: differences in races Archaeologists: evolution of cultures Cultural anthros: race to structure interaction Linguists: language of races 17:08 17:08...
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2011 for the course ANTH 1301 taught by Professor Zayatz-smith during the Fall '08 term at Texas Tech.

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