anthro cheat sheet

anthro cheat sheet - HOLISTIC APPROACH : allows for broad...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: HOLISTIC APPROACH : allows for broad understanding of humans while looking for a broad basis of human ideas and practices without limiting themselves to any single social of biological aspect LINGUISTIC : study of human language (SOCIOLINGUISTICS looks at how people communicate with each other and understand the world) ARCHAEOLOGY : human culture through material objects PHYSICAL : looks at the human body APPLIED : the application of anthropology to solve practical problems (forensic anthropology, applied culture) ETHNOGRAPHIES : participant participation ARCHAEOLOGY : the study of human culture through material things PREHISTORIC : before written record (in the U.S. its 500 years) HISTORIC : after written record (younger than 500 years until present) BIBLICAL : anything dealing with the bible ZOOARCHAEOLOGY : study of animal remains BIOARCHAEOLOGY : human remains (older than a forensic case) WINDSHIELD ARCHAEOLOGY : driving by places DATUM : reference point for a site PRESERVATION : dry and hot is the best, copper helps, Bog Bodies-peat bogs tan skins...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/08/2012 for the course ANTH 1010 taught by Professor Cook during the Spring '10 term at Auburn University.

Page1 / 2

anthro cheat sheet - HOLISTIC APPROACH : allows for broad...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online