Anthro final chp 13

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  1. why did the 2009 coup occur in honduras
    • honduran army ousted President Mel Zelaya for his attempt to rewrite the constitution, signing of the ALBA trade agreement with venezuela, and minimum wage raise
    • done by a unified upper class
  2. Understand how the Dobe ju/’hoansi have also changed over time, with examples
    • went from independent foragers to making a living by herding and farming
    • went from no institutons to a society focused around institutions
    • instead of siting around and dancing or chanting they now sit and listen to radios, smoke tobacco, and drink alcohol
  3. globalization
    accelerating interdependence of nations in a world system linked economically and through mass media and modern transportation systems.
  4. globalism
    • different ideaologies of globalization
    • a good or inevitable thing
    • seeks to describe and explain a world
    • characterized by networks of connections
  5. neoliberalism
    • the idea that governments should not regulate private enterprise and that free market forces should rule
    • a currently dominant intervention philosophy
    • individuals/communities made to feel responsible for meeting their basic needs
    • private sector and NGO's fill vacuum left by state
  6. the significance of the roles of schoolteachers in Honduras.
    • train labor force and unite nation
    • have contradictory visions/goals from the state
    • teachers protested against the reform
    • were sometimes criminalized because of this
    • still, community leaders paid by state that carry out public education despite protests
    • informants, activists, advocates
  7. outcomes of the coup d'etat
    • deeping of neoliberal party
    • disruption of precoup social policy acheivements
    • series of human rights violation protests some of which have been school teachers that protested against certain governing
    • policies - they are state agents with contradictory positions
    • demonstrations opposing and supporting zelaya
    • mels wife xiamora de zelaya became presidential candidate for the libre party.
  8. indiginous people
    • original inhabitants of particular territories
    • often descendants of tribespeople who live on as culturally distinct colonized peoples
    • many of whom aspire to autonomy
  9. indiginization
    Process by which cultural items introduced from outside are modified to fit the local culture.
  10. cultural imperialism
    • rapid spread or advance of one culture at the expense of others
    • its imposition on other cultures, which it modifies, replaces, or destroys— usually because of differential economic or political influence.
  11. climate change
    Global warming, plus changing sea levels, precipitation, storms, and ecosystem effects.
  12. state
    • soverign, limited, centralized, and finite.
    • Political entity for governing large units.
    • Political management of a geographical territory and its inhabitants.
    • Centralized government institutions.
    • State usually has a monopoly on force.
  13. government
    the governing body of a nation, state, or community.
  14. working class
    a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages
  15. capitalist
    • personin charge in a contemporary world
    • Person who owns or controls the means for producing wealth
  16. profit
    • the amount of money left over after all the costs of production have been paid
    • selling for highest price public will pay
    • concept for capitalism
  17. import substitution
    replace imported products with local products
  18. 1970's global economy
    industrial revolution - transition from agriculture to manufacturing processes
  19. egalitarian societies
    • Equal
    • societies in which everyone has equal rank, access to, and power over basic resources
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Anthro final chp 13
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