Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology

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Summative:School format: School Format:

Stuff to help with summative:
- use at school!


Sept 5


Sept 6

define: Inquirey Model, case Study, Sample Survey, unstructured, structured and participant observation
pg 22, Q 1-2
How do humans differ from other species? Who is Jane Goodall and Margaret Mead?

Sept 9

Read pages 29-38
pg 30 Case study 1 and 2
define: Applied Anthropology, Anthropology Linguistics, Ethnology and Ethnography
pg 32 Case Study 1 and 2
Pg 38 1, 2, 3

Sept 10-11
We are watching The Gods Must be Crazy. See me for the sheet that goes with this! -Due Friday!
Movie: The Gods Must be Crazy

Sept 12

1. were you surprised when you figured out who the Nacirema were? why/why not
2. how does body ritual among the nacerima help us understand our own view of other cultures and how we are viewed by other cultures?
3. why do some of the practices and rituals of other cultures seem odd or foreign to us? how do our own cultural norms affect our understanding and perception of other cultures?
4. what assumptions do we make about other cultures? what are some examples of practices in other cultures that we find odd and hard to understand?
5. what techniques can we use to notice when we are making assumptions about others. and how can we avoid this?

Sept 13
-Due Sept 23


Sept 16
Anthro Text
Pg 19 -figure 1-4, Q 2
Pg 23 Q 1-3
Pg 27 Q 1, 3
Pg 33 Q1-3
Pg 36 Q 1, 3
Pg 45 Q 1-2
Pg 48 Q 3

Sept 30


Oct 1 -Illusions


Oct 2-3 -Learning


Oct 7 Memory
Read pg 58-62
Take notes and do Q pg 61 - 2, 3, 4, pg 62 Q 1, 2 , 3, 4, 5

Oct 8 Thinking and Knowledge

read pg 62-67, pg 66 do Q 1, 2, 4, 6

Oct 9 Sleep and Dreams


Dream Symbol Dictionary


Oct 10


Oct 17

-DUE Oct 23
Emotion
I Robot
3 components of emotion

Oct 21 Mental Illnesses and Mental Health


Test Review:


Oct 30
Dangers of Cults


Nov 1



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Nov 14




Nov 20 Family and Marriage
Watch first 1:20
Functions of a Family

How do social structures (family/marriage) influence people's behavior?
How is "normal" decided by society? How does "normal" change?
Does gender affect the family social structure?
Make a "T" chart contrasting small families with large ones.

Seminar:


ODDS and ENDS


Nov 28 Stanford Prison Experiment
Stanford Prison Experiment



Jan 7


Jan 14

Jan 16

Jan 17


Exam Review