How Am I ‘Culture’?

The Rockstar Anthropologist

Anthropology has many goals. When we really begin to deconstruct and think about what those goals and aims are, the scope of those goals actually seem a bit absurd. However, I’m going to try and simplify a couple of them for the purposes of presenting a point. Anthropology is chiefly concerned with what is means to be human. What does it mean to be human to you?

If you immediately started thinking about that question, I want you to add a bit of self-awareness to it. What I mean by that, is to consider that no matter what you answer, it is correct because you are human and you are thinking about your humanness from your point of view.

I’m going to make this really complex now. Think about what it is to be a man or woman.    Are your answers the same as your answers regarding what it…

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About Andrea Naranjo Leclercq

Peruvian anthropologist stuck in Brussels/Exploring the boundaries between media communication tools,technology & culture/Member of cognitariat/ Geek & Freak / Flashdance life- Anthropologue et journaliste qui explore les frontières entre les outils de communication, la technologie et la culture /En peu Geek, un peu freak/ Membre du cognitariat / Flashdance life

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