Hello, This paper is for a 4th year undergrad Economic Anthropology class. The subject is “the biography of things”. I want this paper written in english, but I will translate it myself to French. As such I do not care about the formatting, or perfect grammar. I don’t care if the essay is polished, I… Continue reading – definitions of concepts used with sources
Written Assignment 1: The first writing assignment is the 2004 National Geographic article “Was Darwin Wrong?” by David Quammen (see link below). Please read the article and write a 3-4 page paper (double-spaced, 10-12 pt font, 1000-1500 words) for submission. Each paper should consist primarily of a very detailed review of the article (use the… Continue reading Please read the article and write a 3-4 page paper (double-spaced, 10-12 pt font, 1000-1500 words) for submission.
I have attatched the instruction for my assignent, please answer the questions in red font and return to me. It is a total of 33 questions
(In the header section, type a creative title on the left side of page (highlighted) and your name on the right side of page. The essay needs to be approximately 1 page (10 font) and 1” margins). Divide each section into paragraphs. 1. Describe a personal example of ethnocentrism that you have experienced, witnessed learned… Continue reading (in the header section, type a creative title on the left side of page (highlighted) and your name on the
right side of page.
Read Chapter 3, Eating Christmas in the Kalahari and Lessons from Field. Draw a map of your room. Write a 300-word explanation of what your room says about who you are. Are there items that indicate your sex or gender, your age, or your marital status?
Answer the following 3 questions either in the text box provided, or in a Microsoft Word .doc. Each question is worth 10 points – the more substantial your answers, the greater the points you will receive. Make sure to write the question above each response. 1. Discuss the differences between ethnocentrism and cultural relativism. Use… Continue reading Make sure to write the question above each response.
Discussion Board question Both race and ethnicity are cultural constructions. Discuss how race and ethnicity are the same and different using the resources from this module. Post at least twice. Use quoted material and references. *Incorporate Perspectives & ethnographic materials into your posts. *Use the Explorations section to make your posts interesting and academic. Links:… Continue reading *use the explorations section to make your posts interesting and academic.
Based on the indicated materials for each week, you will post two questions for each reading and videos. Your grade will be based on the elaboration and complexity of each question. Questions that indicate a vague or lack of understanding of the said material, will be grade with cero (0) points. The highest possible score… Continue reading Full points will be assigned on the quality of the questions and the ability to cover all the materials for each week.
Culture is… “that complex whole which includes knowledge, belief, art, law, morals, custom, and any other capabilities and habits acquired by man as a member of society.” Sir Edward Tylor, 1871 Characteristics of culture: Shared Learned Based on symbols Integrated/Patterned Dynamic From the video clip, “500 Nations VIII, Attack on a Culture”, identify and label… Continue reading Based on symbols
To answer questions on the short papers (this was covered in class on Thursday). You can pick any topic relevant to that section of the class. For the first paper that includes all the stuff we did on cognitive bias, perception errors, logical fallacies, memory errors, and UFOs (coming up this week). Then write 4-5… Continue reading Do a deep dive on one topic, or do a more superficial survey of several, it’s up to you.