The Face of the Firm: Corporate Hegemonic Masculinity at

The Face of the Firm: Corporate Hegemonic Masculinity at

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Includes traditional music, dances, and children's games. Qualities that are rewarded under this criterion include intellectual initiative, insight and depth of understanding. We especially encourage applicants who are conversant across disciplines. Topics may include: linguistic relativism, performance theory and the ethnography of language, bilingualism and multiculturalism, sociolinguistics, legitimate languages and linguistic variation, and language and the constitution of personhood and structures of authority.
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THE ARGUMENTATIVE INDIAN: Writings on Indian Culture,

THE ARGUMENTATIVE INDIAN: Writings on Indian Culture,

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First, physical anthropologists look at the biological characteristics of human populations in different areas of the world. G63 2000 Greetings from Grozny [videorecording] / produced and directed by Paul Mitchell and Tania Rakhmanova. T96 1995 Uncommon ground [videorecording]: a film / by Amie Williams; presented by Bal-Maiden Films in association with NANA Productions; co-producer, Marco Williams. [Harriman, NY?]: New Day Films [distributor], c1994.1 videocassette (ca. 57 min.) Abstract: Follows the journey of five Los Angeles high school students to Grahamstown, South Africa, where they meet and live with five South African students in a black township.
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African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives

African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives

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Rite of passage A form of ritual intended to accompany or accomplish a change of status or role of the participants, such as initiation (change from youth to adult) or marriage. The men write and sing songs about local affairs and social criticism regarding national events. Scientists were able to trace the remarkable journey made by intrepid ancient humans by sifting through clues left in the DNA of modern... The substantial gap in information concerning the study of women was perceived as a male bias, a prejudice made more apparent because what little women-centered fieldwork was done received insufficient attention from the academic community.... [tags: Feminist Anthropology ] Philosophical-Anthropological Approach to Historic-Cultural Research - Philosophical-Anthropological Approach to Historic-Cultural Research ABSTRACT: This approach holds that the problem of humanity determines the history of culture.
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The Art of the Project: Projects and Experiments in Modern

The Art of the Project: Projects and Experiments in Modern

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William Mazzarella (2003), following the lead of Brian Moeran in Japan (1996), shows how advertising, one branch of marketing, takes on local dynamics in Bombay. ‘Everyone knows’ that the chief site of capitalist economy has shifted from work to consumption (Miller 1996); and economic anthropology has been no exception. Critical thinking about one's own cultural categories is developed through this box which asks students to undertake a research project. _ Lessons Applied Lessons applied boxes highlight the value of anthropological knowledge in addressing social problems.
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Putin Country: A Journey into the Real Russia

Putin Country: A Journey into the Real Russia

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In 1923, Radcliffe-Brown distinguished between ethnology as "the attempt to reconstruct the history of culture" and social anthropology as "the study that seeks to formulate the general laws that underlie the phenomena of culture" (1958: 8, 25). A Lost European Culture, Pulled From Obscurity New York Times - December 1, 2009 Before the glory that was Greece and Rome, even before the first cities of Mesopotamia or temples along the Nile, there lived in the Lower Danube Valley ...
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New South African Review 1: 2010: Development or Decline?

New South African Review 1: 2010: Development or Decline?

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A cutting-edge virtual learning platform and an expertly designed distance learning curriculum ensure that students receive the same rigorous instruction as their on-campus counterparts while improving accessibility. McGovern is instead doing what Lila Abu-Lughod advocated: Cultural relativism is certainly an improvement on ethnocentrism and the racism, cultural imperialism, and imperiousness that underlie it; the problem is that it is too late not to interfere.
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Lend Me Your Ears

Lend Me Your Ears

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It is here that anthropology has much to offer, not only by providing mis�sionaries knowledge of other cultures, but also in showing them how to study other cultures themselves. S. in 2010 — the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster-than-average job growth by the year 2020. From a biological point of view, “race” appears to be another one of those terms whose time has passed, ripe for replacement by words that carry less, and less pernicious, historical baggage. Harris used Karl Marx and Malthus’s information to help form his own opinions and ideas.
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Appalachia and America: Autonomy and Regional Dependence

Appalachia and America: Autonomy and Regional Dependence

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Functionalism is linked to the concept of holism, the perspective that one must study all aspects of a culture in order to understand the whole culture. Professionally written and well presented to enhance learning, I eagerly await this new textbook and plan to use it in my introductory anthropology classes."--Jon Arensen, professor of anthropology, Houghton College "This unique text will help students understand the increasingly interconnected world, while also giving them the tools to deal with the practical and ethical issues that our world presents.
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Decolonizing Social Work (Contemporary Social Work Studies)

Decolonizing Social Work (Contemporary Social Work Studies)

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After discussing why religion may be culturally universal, Religion and Magic chapter discusses variation in religious belief and practice with extensive examples. In Jero on Jero, anthropologist Linda Connor and filmmakers Tim and Patsy Ash return to Bali and present Jero with a videorecording of the previous film and elicit comments from her about the film and the experience of possession. Yes, early ethnographers did tend to pick up their pay checks from a government agency, but does that mean they were in collusion?
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The resurgence of the real: Body, nature, and place in a

The resurgence of the real: Body, nature, and place in a

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At this time, some for limiting the numbers of immigrants. Know the terms below as they relate to Chapters 1-3 in Lenkeit, to Children of the Forest, as well as to lectures. Then, over these chiefs, there is a bigger chief. Christians need an understanding of human life that anthropology offers through the study of diverse sociocultural contexts. Microcultures may include ethnic groups, indigenous peoples, genders, age categories, and more.
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