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More people and more powerful than other political
Able to organize large populations for coordinated
Defend against external threats. State Societies
Unlike chiefdoms, where ranking is based on
kinship, in state societies citizenship regulates
social relations. States are characterized by government a set of status roles that become separate from other
aspects of social organization. Central to the functioning of governments is a
bureaucracy an administrative hierarchy characterized by fixed
rules Do Good Fences Make Good Neighbors? In the United States, most of the discussion on
immigration concerns the border with Mexico, which
has become increasingly militarized.
The latest proposal is the erection of a doublelayered 700 mile-long border fence. Do Good Fences Make Good Neighbors?
Seventy five miles of the border is located on the
Tohono O’odham Reservation, not far from
Tucson, Arizona. The Tohono O’odham oppose the wall, say...
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2014 for the course ANTH 200 taught by Professor Daniel during the Spring '10 term at Clarkson University .
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