Anthro2October 31

Anthro2October 31 - October 31, 2007 1) Recap...

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October 31, 2007 1) Recap Interpretation a. Blink: contracted eyelid b. Wink: contracted eyelid (difference is the symbolic intent) c. To understand the difference, you have to understand the rules and know relevant context d. Cognitive fallacy: relevance lost if focus too much on the rules and norms and what is in people’s heads e. Culture is public because meaning is 2) What does “the raid” show? a. He’s an outsider, no contact with other world’s societies b. Have to convince them to observe and not do any harm c. By running from the police it shows how they are not Balinese, but they are helping the people, becoming part of their culture d. Importance of rapport; not something you just get or wanting to have it e. Chance aspect of ethnography f. Shows value of good writing 3) What is the cockfight to the Balinese? a. Has to do with issues of status, aspects of masculinity; it’s an art form representing life and death b. Social text c. Balinese reading of Balinese experience
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