1) The three characteristic was a large brain, smaller jaws and the use of stone tools.
2) Taxonomic splitting assign individual fossil to a different generation or speci
Current Events Article Link: https:/dejusticiablog.com/2014/12/09/racial-discrimination-inlatin-america-the-pigmentocracy-approach/
The article titled, Racial Discrimination in Latin America: The Pigmentocracy Approach was
written by Juan Andrs Paez from
Latin America is equally an invention, devised in the nineteenth century by a French
geographer to describe the nations that had once been colonized by Latin Europe Spain,
France, and Portugal.
Why is this sentence important?
Being compared to
The article titled, Popular Culture, was written by Teresa A. Meade and is published on a
website called A History of Modern Latin America. This article also includ
Current Events Article Link
The article titled, How Young Children of Immigrants Face Discrimination at School was
written by Janie T. Carnock of New America. This article goes in
Sentence 1: Diseases wiped out millions of people fatally weakened their societies.
-The Spanish brought these microorganisms with them from Spain that killed millions of people,
which also had a huge effect not only on the population but the
Baseball is sometimes our first encounter with anything Latino, a lot of the famous Latino men
in the mainstream American consciousness are athletes.
Why is it important?
Right when I heard this sentence I knew I had to jot it down, because thi
Current Events Article Link:
The article titled, Zika: what we do and do not know based on the experiences of Brazil, was
written by Cristina Possas and published on the US National Library of Medicine National
Institutes of Health. Overall, this scholarl
The article titled, What is Latin America? Geography, Language and Culture Explained, was
written by Marie McKeown of Owlcation. This article goes in depth answering the overall
1. Give a brief description of the film to your group members and explain why you chose
this particular film.
-I chose the film La Sierra. This film takes place is one of Latin Americas and South
Americas most violent cities, Medellin, Columbia. I chose t
Race and Ethnicity PowerPoint
As stated in the PowerPoint about the history of race and ethnicity it said It wasnt race that
gave rise to inequality but inequality that gives rise to race. It is so unfortunate that race was
created because of how certain
Current Events Article Link: http:/www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/23/gender-inequalitylatin-america_n_4653710.html
The article titled, What Gender Inequality Looks Like in Latin America, was written by Johanna
Mendelson Forman published on Huffington Post
Bands are small-scale and highly mobile societies, typically numbering several dozen households
related through kinship ties.
Why is this sentence important?
This is a type of society that was common. Bands helped society hunt and gather the wi
The recording titled, Ecuadorian women take the lead as men migrate away talks about a
place in the Ecuadorean Andes, a region called Caar. It is a place full of poverty and broken
down families. It is also a region that is mostly empty, due to the fact t
The assigned reading titled, Perspectives of Globalization, discuses a few aspects of
development in Latin American countries. It touches on a few ideas such as general labor and
production. It also talks about how the North American Free Trade Agreement
(Film) Black in Latin America - Haiti and The Dominican Republic vs. (Article) The Dominican
Republic's mass Haitian deportation reflects its racist history.
It is true that 80% of Dominicans are considered black, but some Dominicans reject their African
The documentary, Muxes and the article A Lifestyle Distinct: The Muxe of Mexico, are similar
to each other as they both focus on the idea of homosexuality in the Mexican community. So
far during this module we focused mainly on gender and sexuality, but u
The Conquest of Mexico
Scene 1: 2:30 - 3:00
As stated in this scene, "1492 was not only the year that
Columbus discovered America, but it marked the end of 800 years
of continual war by Spanish Christians to oust invading Muslims
on Spanish soil." Such a
While listening to the audio lecture and reading the information provided on the PowerPoint
slides, the overall topic of this section revolves around the idea of gender and sexuality and how
different genders are treated in Latin America. It also explains
The assigned video titled, Maquilapolis: City of Factories, talks about how women workers in
Mexico were in search for better wages so they found maquiladoras. The film is a series of
video diaries from different women documenting their lives as workers i
The reading assigned, titled, Rise of the Inca was formatted by the way of an interview.
Terence DAltroy, a professor of anthropology at Columbia University is the one being
interviewed and he explains in his answers how the Incas was almost as vast as th
In August 2010, there were 2,753 women incarcerated in Peruvian prisons (INPE, 2010). This
number had grown to 3,640 by June 2012 (INPE, 2012). This is still small in comparison to the
number of imprisoned men who number about 42,000.
The reading of Chapter 1 titled Anthropology, Latin America and the Caribbean, taught a lot
about the general anthropology of Latino/Hispanic communities. It is separated into main
points such as demographics, cultural values, economics, politics, and tra
Cultural Anthropology Final
December 16, 2015
Ethnography: My Freshman Year by Rebekah Nathan
1. How are the students arranged? Include information about residence rules and other
Students in college are broken up in two la
The last basic aspect of generating
archaeological data for research relates to
how archaeologists determine the dates for
artifacts and sites they study.
Obviously it is good to know how old a site
is but it is essential to know when sites were
What is Historical Archaeology
The first part of the answer is to sort out how
historical archaeology differs from the
neighboring fields of prehistoric archaeology
Compared to prehistoric archaeology
historical archaeology considers more rece