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ANTHROPOLOGY FINAL22 cards
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Group uniting all men or women born during a certain time span
This group controls property and often has political and military functions
Regional figure found among tribal horiticulturalists and pastoralists.
Occupies no office but creates his reputation through entrepreneurship and generosity to others.
Neither his wealth nor his position pass to his heirs
Formof sociopolitical organization intermediate between the tribe and state
Kin-based with differential access to resources and a permanent political structure
Unequal access to resources; basic attribute of cheifdoms and states
Superordinates have favored access to resources, while subordinates is limited by superordinates
Pertaining to finances and taxation
A local leader in a tribal society who has limited authority, leads by example and persuasion, and must be generous
A legal code, including trial and enforcement, characteristic of state-organized societies
Permanent political position
The ability to exercise one's will over others--to do what one wants.
The basis of political status
Esteem, respect, or approval for acts, deeds, or qualities considered exemplary
Those fields of the social system (beliefs, practices, and institutions) that are most actively involved in the maintenance of norms and the regulation of conflict
A non-kin-based group that exists throughout a tribe, spanning several villages
Sociopolitical organization based on central government and socioeconomic stratification
A division of society into classes
Characteristic of a system with socioeconomic strata
Groups that contrast in regard to social status and access to strategic resources.
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