BANC-102 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
Solved Assignment 2021-2022
TUTOR MARKED ASSIGNMENT
Course Code: BANC 102
Assignment Code: BANC 102/ASST/TMA/July 2021 and January 2022
Total Marks: 100
BANC-102 Anthropology Solved Assignment 2021-2022
|Service Type||Solved Assignment (Soft copy/PDF)|
|Semester||2021-2022 Course: BA(Anthropology)|
|Session||July 2021 and January 2022 Sessions|
|Assignment Code||BANC 102/ASST/TMA/July 2021 and January 2022|
|Product||Assignment of BAG(Anthropology) 2021-2022 (IGNOU)|
|Submission Date||For the learners enrolled in July for 30 April
For the learners enrolled in January for 31 October
There are three Sections in the Assignment. You have to answer all questions in all the
Assignment – I
Answer the following in about 500 words each. 20X2= 40
a. Discuss the historical background of the development of anthropological studies
b. Describe the contemporary theories in social and cultural anthropology.
Assignment – II
Answer the following in about 250 words each. (Write Short Notes) 10X2=20
a. Institutions in social and cultural anthropology.
b. Fieldwork traditions in anthropology.
Answer the following questions in about 75 words each. 2X5=10
a. Cultural relativism
b. Historical particularism
d. Report writing
e. Kula Ring and Potlatch
Assignment – III
NOTE: For question a. please DONOT use Migration as a topic
a. Select a topic. Use the topic as an example to show the steps in preparing a synopsis.
b. Write a short essay in 500 words on your experience of the lockdown owing to the
pandemic COVID 19. You may write about your observations in the house, news,
media etc. 5
c. Correct the reference style and arrange them alphabetically 4+1=5
i. Culture Theory. Illinois: Waveland Press. 1972. Kaplan, David and Robert A
ii. Evans-Pritchard, E. E. 1940. The Nuer. Oxford: The Clarendon Press
iii. Fortes. Meyer, 1969. Kinship and the Social Order. Chicago: Aldine Publishers.
iv. 1985. Harris, Marvin. Good to Eat: Riddles of Food and Culture. Waveland
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