What is the definition of assimilation according to your textbook?
Assimilation is when a person, a group's language and culture begin to mirror those of another
culture or group usually by force. The individual begins to lose touch with his/her original
What do you think is meant by the term racial smog?
Judge the book by the cover-or basically having a prejudgment of an individual or group and
assuming you know all about them by their skin color before actually getting to know them.
Racial prejudice in
Should Native Americans be able to perform their ceremonies in prison?
Most prisons allow different religions to perform their own ceremonies but how many include
fire and burning things? Burning something I can see as a possible problem especially in
My rite of passage I chose to discuss is Rumspringa. Pennsylvania Dutch or better known as
Amish go through this right of passage during adolescence between ages 14 to 16. An Amish
Adolescence time Rumspringa is complete when he/she decided to join the Am
Final Research Paper
Sarah L. Polley
ANT101: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
Prof. Alisha Winn
March 28, 2016
Cultural relativism shows us the concept of the importance of ideas that varies from one
society to another along with the moral standards