PLEASE, WRITING FROM SCRATCH. Part One: Descent Theory (200 words max) What is functionalism? How do psychological-functionalism and structural-functionalism differ from each other? In your own words, describe how descent theory has been used to explain kinship. Part Two: Alliance Theory (200 words max) What is structuralism? In your own words, describe how alliance theory […]
In what ways does Schneider’s critique change your previous understandings and applications of descent and alliance theories?
1. What is David Schneider’s critique of kinship studies in anthropology? Why was it so revolutionary? 2. In what ways does Schneider’s critique change your previous understandings and applications of descent and alliance theories? How does his way of thinking about kinship inform your understanding of your own kin network?
(S) The Humanities Through the Arts Lee A. Jacobus & F. David Martin, 2018 McGraw-Hill Education ISBN.13: 978-1-260-15418-4 Q1: Select one of the following paintings and describe its organization in terms of the principles of composition including balance, gradation, movement and rhythm, proportion, unity, and variety: Fragonard, The Swing, 1776 (Figure 4-13) Monet, Impression, Sunrise, […]
Analyze beliefs about Halloween from both the emic, or insider’s perspective, and from the etic, or outsider’s or observer’s perspective.
Assignment Instructions Create a 1-to-2-page, double-spaced paper describing emic and etic perspectives of the holiday of Halloween in the United States. Include at least the following headings: Emic Perspectives of Halloween, Etic Perspectives of Halloween, and Conclusion. To write this paper, consider the following points: – Page 288, in the Religion chapter (Chapter 11) of […]
Which of the following is not true as to why “reproductive tourism” may not be the best term to describe them?
QUESTION 1 Anne Becker conducted research in rural Fiji and found that after the introduction of this in the community, there was an increase in dieting among young women. a.Fitness Clubs b.Diet Soda c.Western Television d.Levi’s Clothing Stores 2 points QUESTION 2 Marcia Inhorn studied patients at a reproductive clinic in Dubai. Which of the […]
In your own words, explain the difference between “family” and “The Family.” Why have anthropologists made this distinction? Drawing on Collins’ article, give an example of how The Family has shaped American ideas concerning race, gender, and nation. Based on the readings so far, briefly discuss what you see as the distinction(s) between “kinship” and […]
Please select a research paper from one of your peers. You will review the paper by replying to their post here. Try to pick a paper that no one else has yet reviewed but it is okay if there ends up being duplicate reviews. This review will be visible with the author of the paper […]
Learning Goal: I’m working on a anthropology question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. Part 1: Answer the following questions, 100 words each 1. What was it about water that made ancient people avoid drinking it? 2. What did ancient people drink beer and wine instead and why? List 3 or […]
Learning Goal: I’m working on a anthropology writing question and need a sample draft to help me learn. Please do a food biography on blueberries.questions to answer in this food Why are you interested in food item to begin with. Why did you chose it? Word origins of food item for English (why is it […]
Answer the following questions in your own words using the appropriate assigned readings. Do not quote/cite the text. You can, however, say things like “According to Eriksen” or “Ingold tells us that.” Each response should be no more than two paragraphs long; that is, two paragraphs per question maximum. Use a standard 12-point font and […]