Anthropology : Indigenous People And Tribes Essay

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Arjhong Mardani IHSS Dr. Lee December 5, 2016 Anthropology: Indigenous People/Tribes Change due to Outside Contact Outside Contact does not inevitably result in depopulation, despite the fact, that in many cases, it is followed by cultural and social disintegration. I will bring up the reasons to why outside contact change tribes, and why these their cultures change over time due to outside contact. So what is Social Anthropology, and how does it relate to Australian Aborigines? Social Anthropology is the comparative study of the ways in which people live in different social and cultural settings across the globe. If we wanted to go even deeper, Anthropology is the study of various aspects of humans within past and present societies. Biological or physical anthropology studies the biological development of humans. This relates to the Australian Aborigines in many ways, for example, Socials Anthropology is the study of various cultures, so any study taken from the Australian Aborigines would be Social Anthropology, it 's that simple. Societies vary enormously in how they organize themselves, the cultural practices in which they engage, as well as their religious, political and economic arrangements. Western culture, sometimes equated with Western civilization, Western world, Western society or European civilization is a term used very broadly to refer to a heritage of social norms, ethical values, traditional
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