Anthropology Quiz 2

32 Questions  I  By LeighD
Quiz for Chapter 2 of Kottak's Mirror for Humanity.

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