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First Assignment – also take notes on chapters 1,2,3 Horace Miner 1956 “Nacirema” Due august 28 th , 12:30pm o Download from webct Webct will running Friday afternoon Four Fields of Anthropology: Unity of general anthropology o Historical reasons in the U.S. Arose out of concern and study of North American native peoples Early interest in the relationship between culture and biology Early attempts to support and oppose racial categories o Topical reasons All fields look at the variation of humans in time and space Culture and evolution o Fieldwork Applying Anthropology American Anthropological Association (AAA) recognizes two dimensions o Academic anthropology Grant and university supported research Production and publication of anthropological knowledge o Applied anthropology Application of anthropological data, perspectives, theory, and techniques To identify, assess, and solve contemporary social problems What is applied anthropology?
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2012 for the course ANTH 3303 taught by Professor Hadder during the Spring '11 term at Texas State.

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