10 3 2011

10 3 2011 - different types of anthropology anthropology-...

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different types of anthropology anthropology- four sub fields -e.g. linguistic/ biological - - dimensions for each The Concept of Culture - common term - complex history nevertheless The Concept of Culture- details of anthropologists ? Culture Theories of Culture Mechanisms of Culture - pre 18th century---> interesting, long history - XX modern meaning (always) process of colonialism - European colonization - various continents - - ongoing - Europeans--> came in contact with diff customs- no explanations people= “uncivilized” “savages” thousands of diff cultures colonial powers- knew people that they had met --->>> writing system --->>> interacting 18th-19th centuries use of culture- Euro centric “Culture” knew how to dress like European “” write nineteenth centuries mid eighteen hundreds
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started to . .. “European ideas” culture- customs habits racist pyramid--- underlined paradigm, ideology people described different peoples “savages”
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