Unformatted text preview: clothing Anthropologists study material artifacts when exploring cultures which have been extinct for hundreds or thousands of years. All which remains from ancient cultures are artifacts of their material culture. 2. Nonmaterial Often Sociologists will investigate nonmaterial aspects. Nonmaterial culture refers to abstract human creations. Included in this category are: • language • gestures • values • beliefs • rules (norms) • philosophies • customs • governments • institutions...
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- Fall '10
- Sociology, cultural leveling, Henslin