Theoretical Perspectives of Anthropology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Bronislaw Malinowski asserted that culture functioned to

Question 2 2. What are the learned beliefs and ideas that characterize a particular people group?

Question 3 3. The functional theory of stratification asserts that

Question 4 4. Which of these is NOT true of early anthropology?

Question 5 5. Multilinear evolution asserts that

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Question 6 6. According to Tylor, 'survivals' are

Question 7 7. Who is known as the father of American Anthropology?

Question 8 8. According to cultural determination, which of these would have the greatest impact on a person's behavior?

Question 9 9. Who of these is often considered the greatest contributor to the theory of structural functionalism?

Question 10 10. Structural functionalism is the theoretical perspective that seeks to understand the function that

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Question 11 11. As a cultural evolutionist, Tylor proposed what order of cultural progress?

Question 12 12. Which of these men are considered a leader in the theoretical perspective of structural-functionalism?

Question 13 13. Within Parson's AGIL system, the A stands for

Question 14 14. As a culutral ecologist, Steward was very interested in

Question 15 15. Binary opposition is the

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Question 16 16. What is the borrowing of traits between cultures known as?

Question 17 17. Which of these men is considered the founder of cultural ecology?

Question 18 18. Structuralism asserts that human culture

Question 19 19. As a cultural evolutionist, Morgan focused on

Question 20 20. Cultural determination asserts that

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Question 21 21. Cultural evolution focuses on

Question 22 22. According to structural-functionalism, culture

Question 23 23. Within anthropology, Structuralism is an approach used to

Question 24 24. Functionalism asserts that culture's function

Question 25 25. Cultural ecology is the study of how

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Question 26 26. What is the term given to the set of learned behaviors and ideas that characterize a people group?

Question 27 27. In rather ethnocentric terms, unilinear evolution asserts that all cultures

Question 28 28. Within the AGIL system, latency can also be explained as

Question 29 29. Who is credited with the development of structuralism?

Question 30 30. Levi Strauss believed there were four relationships which formed the basis structure of kinship. Which of these was NOT one of them?

Theoretical Perspectives of Anthropology Chapter Exam Instructions

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