Tags » Acculturation

U is for ... AccUltUration

Okay, okay, this is a bit of a cheat post. I want it to be known I was going to do something on “understanding” but realized I had departed a bit from the tenets of anthropology. 356 more words

Writing

Wikipedia in Education: Acculturation and Learning in Virtual Communities

The present study investigates on the learning impact of utilizing Wikipedia’s community in education. Today, many instructors assign their students editing Wikipedia’s articles as part of their coursework. 158 more words

Education

They Shall not Perish :Genocide and Education

I went to the exhibit of “They Shall not Perish.” Then I was surprised because I have never known the perish truth story in Near East. 401 more words

ANTH206

Ethnicity and Assimilation in The Man in the High Castle

The Man in the High Castle is an Amazon original show based off of Philip K. Dick’s novel of the same title. The overall plot is an alternative history where the German’s and Japanese won World War II instead of the U.S. 733 more words

Science Fiction

Tea

A reason to get up and act
A reason to flower in the night
A dream of an amplifier to be built
A refrigerator in need of screws… 118 more words

Contemporary Poetry

Nativistic Movements

Originally published as:
“Nativistic Movements”
By Ralph Linton and A. Irving Hallowell
American Anthropologist, 45(2), 1943, pp. 230-240

NATIVISTIC MOVEMENTS By RALPH LINTON

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ANTHROPOLOGY

African Americans...Victims of Cultural Genocide?

Are African Americans Victims of Cultural Genocide…?  The Very 1st Victims?

From a proud people of the African continent, to white man’s chains, to US poverty & Jim Crow, to the acculturated youth of today…equals ‘cultural genocide’…some specifics… 117 more words

War