Tuesday, February 5, 2008

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Tuesday, February 5, 2008 Race - Adam was the most beautiful race - How many races are there and what is the relative ranking among them Franz Boas - 1930's and 40's The study of immigrants - IQ - Linguistics - Believed black race was the lowest - The shape of the Negro skull was the least symmetrical, least beautiful - If skull can change in an environment in one generation – what is race? Linguistics - Rock from which anthropology would emerge Discovering that non-written languages were just as complex as written languages What is primitive art? - Who can say what is primitive art? What is a primitive religion? What is a primitive language? There are some cultures that are less-technologically advanced Anthropology turned away from racial ranking as a worthless effort Empire penguins are more genetically diverse than we are across the planet Cline - Gradient - Temperature, altitude Non-concordant - African cats – To sort them Use ear shape - Mountain lion v. African lions - Shape of the pupil - Round v. Slit
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ANTH 2020-02 taught by Professor Vengerven during the Spring '08 term at Colorado.

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