Body Rituals Among the Nacirema
Nacirema Article: article about a tribe living in the territory between Canadian Cree,
the Yaqui and Tarahumare of Mexico and the Carib and Arawak of the Antilles.
- devote time to economic p
Anthropology and Me 4.3
Case Study: Indo-Canadian Arranged Marriage
1. How is this account of arranged marriage different from and similar to the account of a
Bhil arranged marriage on page 167?
It is different because it is more up to the couple and the
Anthroplogy and Me 4.2
How do cultural factors influence and shape our behavior?
To understand we must examine the worldview, which is influenced by:
physical environment (ie. artic and dessert)
technology (ie. air conditioning and digital)
Anthropology and Me 4.1
Culture is defined as what people do, what people make, and what people
Most important is what people believe because it influences what they do and
what they make
Culture is not static, adapts over time in response to in