Anthropology Quiz 2

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

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