ANT 102 FINAL: Study Guide
Definition of Politics, which societies have politics?
Mechanisms that establishes social order and deals with
minimizing and/or controlling social disorder, often through
the acquisition, accumulation and use of power.
Why did Europeans buy African Slaves?
In the early modern world, no one saw slavery as especially
objectionable could provide a legal, political and ideological
foundation for expansion (p.23)
Europeans chose to participate in the slave trade
Astronomy Lecture 1 Space and Time
Speed of light = 670,610,629 or 1.1 billion km per hour
In one year, a beam of light travels 6 million miles (10 trillion km) (1 Light year)
When we look at space we are looking back in time
Implication: The e
Cybele was introduced to Rome
-during the Carthaginian War
The Romans treated Attis as a soteriological symbol, meaning he
The Romans feared this aspect of the cult of Cybele:
-its emotional zeal
According to the bizarre tale of Attis as tol
Final Exam Part I, Chapters 12-15
Chapter 12: Galaxy Distances and Hubble's Law
What could we learn about galaxies if we knew their distances?
a whole galaxy is. We can also detect the influence of supermassive black holes, but