Quiz 1 :
The Nature of Anthropology
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Many ethnographic accounts of food foragers asserted that postmarital residence was always patrilocal,with wives going to live near,or with,the husband's parents.More recent studies indicate that patrilocal residence was a response to European colonialism and that traditional postmarital residence arrangements were actually flexible.What type of anthropologist likely made the studies that led to this finding?
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Ethnographers study a culture's language,philosophy,and arts and literature.In doing so,they involve themselves deeply in the lives of those they study,trying to experience culture from their informants' points of view.Which of the following terms best characterizes this type of anthropology?
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Even though the terms are considered offensive and inappropriate,modern Canadian anthropologists use terms such as Eskimo and Indian for all Aboriginal peoples because they are understood by most people and are easier to spell and pronounce than names for distinctive cultural groups.