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Cultural Anthropology

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Quiz 11 :

Political Organization and the Maintenance of Order

Quiz 11 :

Political Organization and the Maintenance of Order

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Which of the following processes is involved in both decision making and conflict resolution among members of a band society?
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What is the Kapauku tonowi's political role?
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How did contemporary Slavey First Nations gain greater political autonomy and more control over their traditional lands?
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B

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Which term refers to an egalitarian autonomous group composed of related families who occupy a single region?
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What do "bands" all have in common?
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Which term best describes leaders among the Blackfoot First Nations tribe?
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Which of the following is NOT a responsibility of a Ju/'hoansi leader,male or female?
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In 1500,Europe consisted of 500 political entities.By 1900,how many political entities were left in Europe?
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Which term refers to the way power is distributed and embedded in a cultural group?
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Among the Slavey,band members settled their own disputes for most serious offenses.What would happen to a guilty offender?
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Which of the following statements about political organization is correct?
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Which of the following terms is defined as a form of East African political organization in which a very large group is broken up into clans,which in turn are divided into maximal,major,minor,and minimal lineages?
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Among the Nuer of the Sudan,alliances among lineage segments that occur during conflict between minimal lineage segments are resolved by activating an alliance of higher-order lineages.What is this system known as?
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What is the term for a group that involves separate bands and villages integrated by factors such as kinship and clans?
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Hunter-gatherers tended to form different social organizations than pastoralists.What is the most common form of organization among pastoralists?
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Among the Slavey of northern Canada,how might the most serious offences might be resolved?
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Among the Slavey,anyone was free to "vote with their feet" who was unhappy with decision making by _____________
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How does the tonowi (Big Man)of the Kapauku of New Guinea acquire political power?
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Among the Nuer of South Sudan,which statement about feuds is true?
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In uncentralized bands,how is conformity to society's laws and customs accomplished?
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