What is Feminism?
Equality and rights for women.
Men can also be Feminists.
Other definitions emphasize gender equality,
so rights of men must also be considered.
Feminist theory behind major historical
changes in the West.
Criticism of Feminism.
What is Anthropology?
Anthropology confronts basic questions
of human existence and survival.
How we originated.
How we have changed.
How we are changing still.
Anthropology is holistic
Interested in the whole of the human
The Raramuri have lost about 50 percent of their land to European intrusion.
Katsinas are supernatural beings (often ancestors) that serve as messengers to the other world and
perform vital ceremonies.
- culture as something to be defended, preserved
- culture as a site of resistance
- role of anthropologists
-people who show up, take things that they have no business taking, come in
and obtain i
ANTHRO NOTES 11-12
ANTHRO NOTES 11-17
Production vs. Reproduction
-how is this different from the situation in Tadrar and most rural societies?
-production and reproduction are not separate:
people work for parents in their homoes, fields, then have kids