Soy is a legume that is chemically grown. Soy is a protein derived
from soyabean. It is found in many foods such as soy milk,
soyabean, tofu and many more. Soy was commomly used by
vegetarian as a source of protein since they had no mea
1. What is language and what is communication? How does nonhuman primate communication
differ from that of humans?
Language is the use of words to communicate thought,expression and feelings amongst the
human population.Communication on the other hand is
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1) How does fast-mapping aid the language explosion?
It aids the language explosion because it categorizes words into a mental map rather
than memorizing definitions of the word itself.
2) How might protective optimism lead t
Describe key features of three world religions in terms of beliefs, rituals, and one example of
adaptation to a new local context. A religion is an organized collection of beliefs, cultural systems, and
world views that relate humanity to an or
Agriculture, or farming, is the simplification of nature's food web. This practice of
farming includes the cultivation/turning of the soil for growing of crops and also for the
nuturing of animals to provide other things like food, clothes and other
Define the concepts of status, ascribed position, and achieved position, and provide an example
of each from class reading and discussion.
Status is described as a perosn position or role in or standing in a socitety. the san's people in
To what does the term indigenous peoples refer? How many indigenous people are there
worldwide today? Discuss two ethnographic examples and the challenges they face.
The term indingenous people refer to groups specifically protected in internat
1. What are the four factors that affect the "demand" for children cross-culturally?
The four factors that affect the demand four children cross- culturally is children labor value, child as a
supporter of parents during the elderly stage, infants and chi
Discuss who are the Kurds, their current situation of the Kurds, and the challenges
they are facing.
The Kurds are an ethnic people made up of 25-30 million people who has developed their
own language and culture among the years. Mos
The term ethnocentrism is the belief that one culture or ethic group
is more important than the others.It consist of the people from one culture
judging another based on their beliefs. Cultural relativism on the other
hand is the opposite of ethnocentr
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The term Applied Medical Anthropology
anthropologist futhering the goals of health care
and the way
they cant go about improving health systems. One
example of applied medical anthr