Ethnographic paper For this paper, you will mimic Horace Miner and take an ethnographic approach to your own everyday reality. Select a site that you regularly spend time in and have not thought twice about; then attempt to look at it from afar as a stranger. For those of you who live on campus, this […]
Project Assignment Class Project:. Southeastern Louisiana is a highly diverse region whose social landscape has been shaped through migration, colonization, forced displacement, and human trafficking during the last 10,000 years. Today, New Orleans and its surrounding areas are home to people with cultural roots in all continents. For this project, students will select an ethnic […]
Topic: Forum Discussion Using academic references in the course, discuss the notion of skill from anthropological or sociological perspectives. Try to identify how the usage of “skill” differs, expands on or connects with its usage in the labour market or in educational/training settings. (200-2cho50 words; not including references) Articles: EpilogueEnvisioning Skills: Insight,Hindsight, and Second Sight […]
Topic: Primate Behavior Report This assignment has three parts that follow the scientific method: 1. Prepare for the observation; 2. Observe primates in videos; 3. Report the findings. Supplies Needed Internet connection Access to Youtube Primate Observation Playlist – Use this link to access the Primate Observation Videos Observation Worksheets Relevant Learning Resource: Jaffe, Karin […]
Human Variation You are talking with a friend about what classes you are taking this semester and when you mention you are taking a class on Human Variation and race in Anthropology, your classmate says “Wow! I bet you are going to learn how to see race in a skull! Isn’t cool how you can […]
Topic: Extended Questions Read and write 1 extended questions for each articles (So 5 questions in total). a) an initial question directed toward a major concept/issue/theory/topic under discussion in the article or chapter (if you could ask the author a question); b) a well written paragraph or two (about 200-300 words), based on critical thinking, […]
Topic: Cell Phone Go to chapter 2 Essentials of Cultural Anthropology: A tool kit for global age third edition Kenneth J Guest d (Ebook available at Nortonebooks.com) Post a description of an object /artifact and, if possible, a photo, of the object. Describe the object’s history on our online discussion board. Describe the item and […]
Synthesis Paper Prepare a 2-3 pages long (approximately 1000-1500 words), single-spaced synthesis paper addressing on Power, Ideologogy, Marixism, and Materialism.
Topic: Social Impacts on Health: Immigration Case Study This assignment involves interviewing someone who has migrated or immigrated to the United States from another country within the past 10 years. Create a argument statement that frames your essay discussing the social, economic and political conditions that have influenced their migration to the U.S. and their […]
Americans breastfeed Besides the changing science of the body, explain what other factors were important in changing the way Americans breastfeed or bottle-feed their babies?