Anthropology: Chapter 7

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Question 1:


a) reconstructing material remains
b) reconstructing culture
c) reconstructing kinship systems
d) explaining cultural processes

Question 2:


a) processual; interpretive
b) provenience; longitudinal
c) longitudinal; provenance
d) interpretive; processual

Question 3:


a) Bluetooth
b) GIS
c) IBS
d) OCD

Question 4:


a) Band
b) Empire
c) State
d) Community

Question 5:


a) tribes
b) pastoralists
c) bands
d) horticulturalists

Question 6:


a) sodalities
b) chiefdoms
c) tribes
d) bands

Question 7:


a) there has been a decreasing amount of interest in studying gender within the archaeological record
b) feminist archaeology should be replaced with “gendered archaeology”
c) the application of a universal male/female system on past societies is problematic
d) all date from Upper Paleolithic sites needs to be reinterpreted

Question 8:


a) vandalism
b) reduced revenue from heritage conservation associations
c) decreased government expenditure on site maintenance
d) increasing control by states over heritage resources

Question 9:


a) the ethics of archaeological excavation
b) the practice of displaying objects in state-run museums
c) maximizing the integrity of objects for the good of the greatest number of people
d) the repatriation of objects to their original owners and cultural context

Question 10:


a) gender archaeologists
b) cosmopolitan archaeologists
c) surveyors
d) historical archaeologists

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False

Question 13:


a) True
b) False

Question 14:


a) True
b) False

Question 15:


a) True
b) False

Question 16:


a) True
b) False

Question 17:


a) True
b) False

Question 18:


a) True
b) False

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False