Cultural Anthropology, Third Edition: Chapter 14

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Question 1:


a) is a symbol of the owner’s status
b) helps establish the relationship between the parties
c) is an important object in the introduction ritual
d) all of the above

Question 2:


a) uneven pluralism
b) the institutionalization of precariousness
c) pillarization
d) ethnocentric assimilation

Question 3:


a) elected leaders are responsible for representing the interests of their constituents
b) elected leaders tend to be older males
c) anyone is free to run for office
d) elected officials must be selected from aristocratic lineages, or upper-class families

Question 4:


a) Samoan faamatai
b) Latin American countries
c) the Saskatoon Social Planning Council
d) Northeast Democratic Republic of the Congo

Question 5:


a) two
b) four
c) six
d) eight

Question 6:


a) True
b) False

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False