INTRODUCTION TO ANTHROPOLOGY . . . . . . . . . . .Fall 2018

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HE&C 8eWeek 15: Final Exam

: Review sheet, your notes and web notes, textbook

(Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

Final Exam: 10:40am - 1:10pm, Tuesday December 11, Charlton 101

Final Exam Review Sheet

Note: Research Paper revisions (and any other old assignments/exams) will be returned to you at the final exam. If you are taking the exam in the accessibility office or elsewhere, you may pick them up in the box next to my office door (205 Crawford).

Plickers Group Quiz Final Standings:
(click for prize explanations and rules)

Golden Points


+2 final grade

The Charltons

+1 final grade

Just Do It

+5 final exam

The Anthros

+3 final exam

The Fab 6

+2 final exam

The Superiors

Anthropology Quote of the Week:

"If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library." ~ Frank Zappa

The library is the BEST place to STUDY!


Online Media B2: Life Without Chiefs, by Marvin Harris (1989)

OMB1 Online Media B1: Scarce Resources in the Kalahari, by Richard Lee (1964)
OM9 Online Media 10:Language Endangerment in Kenya, (Wamalwa and Oluoch, Int'l Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 2013)


Online Media 9:Classic article about ethnological fieldwork by Richard Lee,
Eating Christmas in the Kalahari (1964)


Online Media 8:
A) Crash Course: The Agricultural Revolution (11:10)

B) Crash Course: Rise of Civilization - Indus Valley (9:34)

OM7 Online Media 7:
Archaeology of the Topper, SC Paleoindian site by Time Team America (PBS, YouTube, 2014)
OM6 Online Media 6:
Archaeology of the Fremont Indians by Time Team America (PBS, YouTube, 2013)

Online Media 5:
"Understanding Race" (website, American Anthropological Association, 2006)


Online Media 5 Alternative Assignment: Interview with Trevor Noah, host of the Daily Show (from "Fresh Air" on NPR (2/18/2016)


Online Media 4:Watch "Becoming Human, Part III: Last Human Standing" (YouTube, ~52 min, 2011)


Online Media 3:
Interactive Documentary "Becoming Human"
(Donald Johannsen, 2009)

OM1 Online Media 2: Evidence for Evolution, (YouTube 11:22)

Online Media 1: Macat's "Introduction to Cultural Anthropology" (YouTube 5:26)







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Recommended websites and videos:


Evolution - General

Human Evolution
Human Variation
Domestication and Civilization


Linguistics and Myth

Happy Thanksgiving

Endangered Cultures


Introduction to Anthropology - Fall 2018 - Prof. Kurt Reymers