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AMS final exam review Matching Culture - constantly changing -culture is learned - can be seen as related to the concept of “civilization”: it is the set of customs, rules, and social mores in place that provides social control. -according to Hector st. J “we are nothing but what we derive from the air we breathe, the climate we inhabut, the government we obey, the system of religion we profess, and the nature of our employment.” - Culture = cultivate = farmers (elite) - “the integrated pattern of human knowledge, belief and behavior that depends upon [human] capacity for learning and transmitting knowledge to succeeding generations.” Body politic -The Body Politic –“we are a nation of citizens, green-card holders, refugees, illegal immigrants, etc., in this class we use the term “body politic” - “a group of people who contribute intellectually, culturally and financially to the nation- state” Intersectionality - methodology of studying "the relationships among multiple dimensions and modalities of social relationships and subject formations" - seeks to examine how—various socially and culturally constructed categories such as gender, race, class, disability, and other axes of identity interact on multiple and often simultaneous levels, contributing to systematic social inequality. - oppression –“intersection” of multiple forms of discrimination -the idea that multiple identity categories can apply to one person, group or thing (different identities bring with them different types and/or amounts of power) Methodology - the analysis of the principles of methods, rules, and postulates employed by a discipline
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course AMS 205 taught by Professor Guidiana during the Spring '09 term at Miami University.

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