ANTHR 003: Cultural Anthropology
Anthropology in a Global Age and Culture
1. Anthropology looks at the complete diversity of human life across space and time, which requires a strong
a. belief in the value of other cultures.
b. belief in
What are the different values of having a car?
What is the purpose of having a car?
What does this symbolize in society?
Who made it?
How was it made?
How is it maintained?
How does it affe
Research indicates that one in four women are abused. Research further suggests that women suffer
many negative consequences from abuse, including an increased likelihood for committing suicide,
higher rates of anxiety and depression, and overall lower se
Sociology Systematic approach to thinking about, studying, and understanding society, human social
behavior, and social groups.
Major emphasis on how social groups and the larger society influence behavior.
Does not focus on certain specific areas of huma
Conflict Perspective Macrosociological perspective: different groups in society have
conflicting self-interests, and the nature of the society is determined by the outcome of the
conflict amongst their groups.
Predominant approach today among sociologists