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Culture and Personality
(Psychological Anthropology)


 Spring 2014 Calendar
Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 04:13 (04:13 AM) CST, day 330 of 2014
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Class Slides
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Week 1 —
Meet Your Professor
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Introduction
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Orientation
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    Main Characteristics of Anthropology
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    (NOTE: This is a long slide set as it covers some very important background information that will be referred to often as we go through the semester. Please bear with it to the end. And it will take a little longer to load, so please bear with that also. There is no video presentation scheduled for this and next week as the base slide sets tend to be a little longer than "normal.")

    • the four fields of general anthropology
    • culture as a primary concept
      • learned
      • shared
      • transmitted from generation to generation
      • based on symbols
      • integrated
    • comparative method as major approach to the study of human behavior development and structure
    • holism or the study of "humankind" as a whole, as a primary theoretical goal
      • the approach used in this class emphasizes the "holistic" anthropological view which combines observations of "culture" and behavior with considerations of the physical and developmental aspects of humans
    • fieldwork as a primary research technique in gathering data, involving “participant observation”

    WebPage Summary
    "Anthropology and . . . It's Parts" chart

  • "Other Important Terms"
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  • Units of Analysis
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  • Three Major Perennial Debates
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Finding Information on Different Countries and Cultures
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Week 2 —
Week 2

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Week 3 —
Week 3

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Week 4 —
Week 4

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Week 5 —
Week 5

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Week 6 —
Week 6

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Midterm Exam

The Culture and Personality Midterm Exam will be in class Week 7 Day 13 Tuesday, 3 March 2015


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Week 7 —
Week 7 Communication

Communication
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Week 8 —
Week 8

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Week 9 —
Week 9

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Week 10 —
Week 10

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Week 11
Week11

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Week 12
Week 12 Anishinabe Curing

Anishinabe Curing
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Week 13 —
Week 13

Student Presentations I

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Week 14 —
Week 14

Student Presentations II


Student Presentations III

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Week 15 —
Week 15

Student Presentations IIII


Student Presentations V

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Week 16 —
Week 16

Final Exam

The Culture and Personality Final Exam is scheduled for Thursday, 14 May 2015, 4:00-5:55 p.m. in Cina 214


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