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Unformatted text preview: Anthropology 200 00:38 Elman Service – came with typology Bands/tribes/chiefdoms/states Bands and tribes are decentralized Chiefdoms and states are centralized Decentralized means to have no social higher (king, chief), just family marriage and kinship Kept everything civil was made by shamming and gossip and scorn Age sets- group of people that move through same life stages at the same time (grade school 1-12) Gender groups- chicks hanging with chicks, men with men. Probably same age Common interest groups- hunters, apple people, prego ladies Bands – small in populations, mostly family, egalitarian, typically hunters gatherers, each band is an independent groups, Tribes- basically separate bands that consider them selves part of a big tribe. Larger then bands, women are in the village and men out hunting, Clan- believe that they are all descended from a common ancestor, ancestor is not...
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- Spring '08
- Anthropology, shamming, Population control, Formal negative sanction, Gender groups chicks