Anthropology Quiz 2

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

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