LEVEL ONE

Anthropology



Topics

  1. Fallacy of Prehistoric Gender
  2. 500 nations and the fallacy of Patriarchy: Oh, the possibilities...
  3. Fallacy of Ontology Recapitulates Phylogeny and Lascaux Cave
  4. When is/was a Human a Human? Denisovans, Neanderthals, & Homo Sapiens.
  5. "Venus" of Willendorf and others
  6. Great Chain of Being
  7. Oral Traditions
  8. Myths as Truths
  9. Evolutionary Biology
  10. Database Perusal: Articles in Anthropology Journals

Quiz

  • The Quiz is drawn from the Assigned Reading listed below
  • You must obtain a 70% on the quiz to pass it.

Readings

Assigned On-Time Reading for On-Time papers and quiz

  • None assigned yet

Assigned LATE Reading for late papers

  • None assigned yet

Other Readings

    ONE of these will be the assigned reading for the week's quiz and on-time paper. Another one will be the assigned reading for the late papers. All of these may be on the Final Exam aka the Final Boss Fight.
  1. The Body Ritual of the Nacirema (PDF)
  2. The Heritage of the Recapitulation Theory (DOC)
  3. There are Diseases Hidden in the Ice, and They Are Waking Up. (HTML)
  4. They Had Feathers: Is the World Ready to See Dinosaurs as They Really Were?(HTML)
  5. How Long Have We Been Human? (HTML)

Writing Assignment


Writing Rubric

  • Here, you can find the directions for writing assignments

ON-TIME Writing Assignment

    If the assignment will be turned in at the start of class on the Schedule's due date, do the following assignment
  • None assigned yet

LATE Writing Assignment

    If the assignment will be turned in after the start of class on the Schedule's due date, do the following assignment
  • None assigned yet

Possible Writing Assignments

    One of the following will be the assigned writing for the week.
  1. Make an addendum to the article by anthropologically discussing the 21st century in America
  2. Write about the Recapitulation Theory's use in the article concerning how the article shows but also misuses the theory. Use two other sources in your writing.
  3. Write a report citing three sources and discuss 5 viruses and/or bacteria that have or could emerge from Ice due to Climate Change.
  4. Intuitively, how does changing dinosaurs from lizards to birds repaint how we see them (besides visually) think of attributes and traits we align with birds.
  5. Research, use 3 sources, and write about modern traits in Modern Humans that come from Neanderthals, including which of those current traits you have.

Films and Series

Video Games