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