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Unformatted text preview: 4. Curious example of interim culture figure a. land must work b. learned coffee business i. Worked on plantation ii. Rags to riches story; he made something of himself. c. Mixed heritage d. Educated in English schools 5. Who does labor at the Kilima Plantation a. Dividing the workers amongst themselves and conquer b. He keeps the people from getting money i. Divisions within the Goniga society ii. Older generation give him everything; theyre more likely to go along with him iii. its US against THEM b. Marx: a Labor Theory of Value i. Semiotics of social difference in capitalist, Modern, industrial world 1. Language of social difference 2. Identify bound to role in production 3. Commodity as sign a. Commodity fetishism ii. Social status mediated by material possessions iii. Commodities as markers of social distinction 1. Not just, I have. But also 2. I KNOW what to have. 3....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ANTH 2 taught by Professor Hindes during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.
- Fall '08