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Freeman contends that Mead went to Samoa determined to prove whose cultural determinist agenda?
Boas
Which book did not have a three-stage system or scheme?
a) Primitive Culture
b) Ancient Society
c) Mother Right
d) Primitive Marriage e) none of the above
none of the above
In "Planet of the Apes," the idea that Taylor's people were wiped out by a plague or meteor shower is a form of what kind of evolutionary explanation?
catastrophism
What was included in Thomsen's first stage of prehistoric human development?
objects made of bone, objects made of stone, objects made of wood
Which groups had it to Morgan's last stage of prehistorical human development?
Romans, Western Europeans, and Greeks
How did Usher determine the age of the Earth
he counted generatiosn in the bible
How old was the Earth according to Ushers findings?
4004 B.C.
Who was the first evolutionary scholar to emphasize the role of environment in how species changed?
Comte de Buffon
Which anthropologist concluded that Western society is obsessed with the number "3" and that we divide everythign in thrids?
Dundes
Who wrote the Philosophy of Zoology?
Lamarck
Who wrote Mother Right?
Bachofen
Who wrote On the Principle of Human Population?
Malthus
Who wrote Natural History?
Comte De Buffon
Who wrote Nature's System?
Linnaeus
Who wrote Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity?
Morgan
Who wrote Primitive Culture?
Tylor
Who wrote Theory of Earth?
Hutton
Who wrote Origin of Species?
Darwin
Who wrote Principles of Geology?
Lyell
Who wrote Primitive Marriage?
McClennan
Put the scholars in chronological order
Darwin Usher Evans Pritchard Hutton Linnaeus
Usher, Linnaeus, Hutton, Darwin, Evans Pritchard.
Is the Nuer and ethnogrpahy or an ethnology?
ethnography
True/False
Holmes and Rhoads contend that Margaret Mead had a very solid understanding of Samoan culture in general.
True
True/False
Evolution is not only a unifying theme in anthropology but in all biological sciences as well
False
True/False
Medieval commoners often ventured more than 25 miles from the site of their birht and death during their life.
False
True/False
Linnaeus was obsessed with order, control, and symmetry in his classifications.
True
True/False
Lamarck was ridiculed for his evolutionary ideas and died in poverty.
True
When did the Origin of Species discuss human evolution?
at the very end
True/False
Darwin did not invent the concept of evolution, but he was the first to show how it worked.
True
In The Eskimo Kinship System all of your cousins are considered what?
your cousins
What Kinship system does USA follow?
Eskimo
What year was the three stage sequence and scheme firmly established?
1850
True/False
Evans-Pritchard dedicated The Nuer to the Nuer informants that helped him in his research.
False
True/False
The Nuer are avid hunters
False
Where do the Nuer live?
Sudan
True/False
Western thought and culture has been greatly influenced by the Judeo-Christian tradition.
True
True/False
Lamarck believed that migration and the environment caused species to change.
False
True/False
Lyell is the father of modern geology.
False
What did many schoalrs to to sound more scientific?
Latinized their names
Define Consanguineal
blood relation
Define Affinial
Through Marriage
In a kinship diagram a triangle represents?
male
In a kinship diagram a circle represents?
female
What are Dr. Zaius's two governmental titles?
Minister of Science and Defender of Faith
What figure does Dr. Zaiss represent and why?
Darwin because he knew of evolution and chose to nto reveal it.
Name the three stages Thomson seperated museum artifacts into?
Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age
Name the three stages Tylor or Morgan seperated culture into?
Savagery, Barbarism, and Civilization
Name the three stages Bachofen or McLennan seperated family or martial organization in?
Primitve Promiscuity
Matriachy Matrilineal
Patrilineal Patriarchy
Define exogamy
marriage outisde the tribe
Define endogamy
marriage within the tribe