Ashford ant 101 week 2 dq 2 economic concerns
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  • 1. ASHFORD ANT 101 Week 2 DQ 2 Economic ConcernsPLEASE DOWNLOAD HEREEconomic Concerns. You have two choices for this discussion.a. Choose one of the following questions raised by Nowak and Laird in their"Consider This" boxes, in Chapter 4, of Cultural Anthropology. Be sure to indicateat the outset which question you are answering. Read the original question andrelevant information in Chapter 4 before answering the question you choose.Your answer should give clear examples, include cross-cultural comparison, anddemonstrate critical thinking and analysis. Build on the ideas and terminology inthe text and your own ideas to support your answers.i. What is the traditional sexual division of labor in American culture? Is itundergoing a transformation? Among Btsisi’, women and men are respected forthe tasks they perform. Do you think this is the case in the United States?ii. How does the location of your home, and the concentration of the populationwithin a particular area, relate to your mode of production? Has this changed inour North American culture over time? Can you predict a time when, as a society,where we live will not be dictated by our modes of production?iii. Kinship systems in horticultural-based societies provide support for people inall stages of life. With the current mobility of global populations we find ourselvesincreasingly geographically distant from parents and grandparents. How do we asmembers of a highly mobile and diverse society compensate for the lack ofaccessible kin?b. Now that you have learned about different types of reciprocity, watch VideoReciprocity and answer the following question about web reciprocity: To whatextent are they similar to and different from the examples on reciprocity given inChapter 4?Use terms and examples from the discussion on reciprocity in Chapter 4 tocritically evaluate the various perspectives on reciprocity highlighted in the video.Give your own opinion about the principles of reciprocity that should guide webinteractions in general and video channel interactions in particular.Your initial response should be at least 150 words in length. Please support yourclaims with examples from the text, required and recommended material, and/orscholarly articles. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day 7.