Anthropology Essays

Fez, Morocco: City of Paradise

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A history and analysis of the city of Fez, Morocco.

A Contrast of Population Policies in India and China

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A study of the methods used by the two most populous nations on earth, emphasizing the difference between China’s coercive policy and India’s voluntary policy.

Feng Shui

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Traditional Chinese magic. Origins, practitioners, believers, principles, good & bad forms, everyday applications.

The Kalinga

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Examines culture of ethnolinguistic group in Philippines, geography, households, childhood, religion, threats from progress.

Maltese Homes – Rooms and their Symbolic Meanings.

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A look at the symbolic meaning behind the architecture of rooms in the Maltese culture as a reflection of their image.

Anasazi Culture

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American Southwest Uzo-Aztecan people, 200 B.C.-1300 A.D. Work, trade, farming, engineering, historical impact.

Incest

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For most of us incest is considered taboo. When and why is incest acceptable?

Chinese Foot binding

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An examination of ancient Chinese foot binding customs.

Patterns of Conflict Resolution

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A comparison of patterns of conflict resolution in societies.

Gift Exchange and Reciprocity

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A look at the importance of gift exchange in various societies.

Women in the Mahabharata

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A look at how the role of women in ancient Indian society is reflected in the “Mahabharata”, the Hindu religious text.