General Anthropology

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1. 
A genetic mechanism for language that has evolved as a survival mechanism
 
language aquisition device
 
2. 
What is the name of the suvfild in linguistics that studies sounds?
 
Morphology
 
3. 
A sybolic expression of the basic themes and values of a culture
 
Art
 
4. 
gift of money or goods from the groom's family to the bride's family
 
Brideprice
 
5. 
socially approved sexual and economic union between a woman and a man
 
Marriage
 
6. 
In the Trobiand Islands the rule of residence is
 
Bilocal
 
7. 
In the economic trnsaction of dowry the female's family is buying
 
status
 
8. 
Who is your cross cousin?
 
Father's sisster's child
 
9. 
The Kawelka (Ongka's group) followed a marriage pattern of
 
polgymy
 
10. 
The Kayapo level of political organization is best defined as
 
Tribal
 
11. 
A rule of residence where the couple lives with the mother's broher is called
 
Avunuclocal
 
12. 
The substinance form practiced by the Kayapo was
 
hunting and gathering
 
13. 
the traditional aspect of the kayapo culture that most aided their attempt to stop the dam was
 
Age sets and reorganization
 
14. 
The U.S. follows a marriage patter of
 
Monogamy
 
15. 
Every politcal organization has three distinctive components
 
band, tribe, and chiefdom
 
16. 
what country did the Kawelka live?
 
Papua New Guinea
 
17. 
What level of political organization of the kawelka
 
Tribal level
 
18. 
Diverse ways in which the behaviors of the members of society are constrianed into socially approved channels
 
Social control
 
19. 
The norms governing the prodcution, consumption, and distribution of goods and services within a society are known as
 
economic systems
 
20. 
The attitude that a society's customs and ideas should be viewed within the context of that society's problems and opportunities is called
 
cultural relativism
 
21. 
Cross-cultural comparrison, the comparative study of ethnographic data, of society, and of culture
 
ethnology
 
22. 
Field work in a particular culture
 
ethnography
 
23. 
Beginning around 15,000 yrs. ago in the Middle East a change in subsistence
 
Broad-spectrum revolution
 
24. 
The area of the world where plant domestication first occurred is
 
Middle East
 
25. 
The technology associated with the early Paleo_Indians in the Americas is the
 
clovis Tradition
 
26. 
The society that is associated with the first sendentary villages in the Middle East is
 
Natufians
 
27. 
The belief that humans have two souls is
 
Animism