Anthropology Quiz 2

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Quiz for Chapter 2 of Kottak's Mirror for Humanity.

  
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1.  Culture depends one's ability to...
2.  If you change one aspect of a cultural system then...
3.  What is "enculturation?"
4.  Traits that are _______ are common to several but not all human groups.
5.  What are some examples of  biologically based universals?
6.  What is diffusion?
7.  Nuclear family is an examle of a cultural...
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8.  Describe globalization.
9.  Culture can be adaptive or maladaptive, T/F?
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10.  Culture is ______.
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11.  Culture is affected mainly by genes, T/F?
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12.  Ethnocentrism is...
13.  How do symbols affect culture?
14.  On the positive side, ethnocentrism can contribute to a feeling of social ______ among people.
15.  Culture is not shared by individuals as members of society, T/F?
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16.  Particularities are increasingly (rare/common) because of _______ ______. (_____, _____ ______)
17.  Traits that are _______ are unique to certain cultures.
18.  Other animals have culture, T/F?
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19.  Culture is transmitted through _______.
20.  Cultures are _______, patterned systems.
21.  Traits that are _______ are found in every culture.
22.  Extensive borrowing or exchange of cultural features when groups have continual first hand contact is?A. GlobalizationB. Cultural diffusionC. AcculturationD. Enculturation
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23.  Describe cultural relativism and its limits.
24.  Reliance on cultural means of adaption has (increased or decreased or has not changed) during human evolution.
25.  How does culture impact biological urges?
26.  Describe practice theory.
27.  Describe three levels of culture.
28.  What are symbols?
29.  ________ encompasses all aspects of human group behavior.
30.  Culture includes our...
31.  Maladaptive traits are those that...
32.  Everyone is cultured, not just the elite, T/F?
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