Anthropology Quiz 2

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

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