cultural Anthropology Answer questions

Please answer these questions from your reading. Make sure you provide a thorough enough answer to demonstrate that you have read. 

Outline of prior opinion of cannibalism. Where had you previously learned/ heard of the idea?

A short summary of the main thesis/themes of the text. How did Conklins work differ from other anthropological studies on cannibalism?

Why did the Wari eat the dead? How does this relate to how the Wari conceptualize the human body?

Who ate the deceased and why?

What is endocannibalism, exocannibalism and compassionate cannibalism?

A discussion of at least 2 of the following questions: What was surprising, emotionally compelling, or revealing? What things are involved in the topic that you had never even considered? How does your opinion align or clash with that expressed by the ethnographer, or their informants?

What quotes from the reading did you find striking?

cultural Anthropology Answer questions

Please answer these questions from your reading. Make sure you provide a thorough enough answer to demonstrate that you have read. 

Outline of prior opinion of cannibalism. Where had you previously learned/ heard of the idea?

A short summary of the main thesis/themes of the text. How did Conklins work differ from other anthropological studies on cannibalism?

Why did the Wari eat the dead? How does this relate to how the Wari conceptualize the human body?

Who ate the deceased and why?

What is endocannibalism, exocannibalism and compassionate cannibalism?

A discussion of at least 2 of the following questions: What was surprising, emotionally compelling, or revealing? What things are involved in the topic that you had never even considered? How does your opinion align or clash with that expressed by the ethnographer, or their informants?

What quotes from the reading did you find striking?