Anthropologists

Some articles on anthropologists, anthropologist:

Control Of Fire By Early Humans - Changes To Behavior
... Other anthropologists oppose Wrangham, stating that archeological evidence suggests that cooking fires began in earnest only 250,000 BP, when ancient ... is burnt earth with human remains, which most other anthropologists consider to be mere coincidence rather than evidence of intentional fire ... The mainstream view among anthropologists is that the increases in human brain-size occurred well before the advent of cooking, due to a shift away from the ...
Luzia Woman - Phenotypical Analysis
... Anthropologists have variously described Luzia's features as resembling those of Africans, Indigenous Australians, Melanesians and the Negritos of Southeast Asia ... Walter Neves, an anthropologist at the University of São Paulo, suggests that Luzia's features most strongly resemble those of Australian Aboriginal peoples ... Neves and other Brazilian anthropologists have theorized that Luzia's Paleo-Indian predecessors lived in South East Asia for tens of thousands of years, after ...
Postmodernist Anthropology
... Anthropologists working in this vein of inquiry seek to dissect, interpret and write cultural critiques ... One issue discussed by PM anthropologists is about subjectivity because ethnographies are influenced by the disposition of the author, should their opinions be considered scientific? Clifford Geertz ... A critique by non-anthropologists has been to question whether anthropologists may speak/write on behalf of cultural others ...
Michael Taussig - The Devil and Commodity Fetishism (1980)
... He thus concludes that anthropologists should study peoples living on the periphery of the world capitalist economy as a way of gaining critical insight into the anthropologists' own culture ... In short, this polemic shifts the anthropologists' object of study from that of other cultures to that of their own, and repositions the former objects of anthropological ... both his own field research and that of anthropologist June Nash, the second based on his own research ...