(Cultural) Anthropological Methods

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(Cultural) Anthropological Methods
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Midterm I Review
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  1. ____, which means "native view", is local explanations of cultural phenomena.
    Emic
  2. _____ is an external interpretation.
    Etic.
  3. Which one is the non-scientific approach?
    Emic.
  4. What is the term for taking direct part in the lives of the people one is studying?
    Participant observation
  5. Fieldwork Techniques
  6. Give an example of formal and informal questionnaire questions.
    • Formal
    • -Yes/no questions
    • -Numbered answers
    • Informal
    • -letting interviewed expound in answering questions
  7. A smaller group within a population meant to represent total population is known as a _____.
    sample
  8. What does a random sample do?
    Gives everyone in a population an equal chance of being selected to be part of that sample.
  9. Things that differ amongst individuals are known as _______.
    variables
  10. The use of diagrams and symbols to uncover kinship, marriage, and descent pattern are known as _______.
    genealogies
  11. Describe a life history.
    In-depth interview(s) of an individual investigating change over a lifetime within community.
  12. Longitudinal research entails .....?
    repeat visits to a group over time

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