Is It Always Wrong to Eavesdrop?

I like to know things – to be in the loop even if I’m not technically in the circle. I’m just nosey I suppose. At least this trait is useful if I want to investigate in my field of study, after all, a professional archaeologist told me “we are just nosey people.” I agree withContinue reading “Is It Always Wrong to Eavesdrop?”

Defining Culture

“Culture – 1. The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively. 2. The customs, arts, social institutions, and achievements of a particular nation, people, or other social group.” Culture is a system of attitudes, beliefs and values that are learned by a group of people and influence how they behave. In generalContinue reading “Defining Culture”

Intro and Short Bio

Introductions first: My name is Sherri and I am a student of Anthropology, attending Arizona State University online. I chose this major because I love people and history fascinates me (though I hated it in high school). The idea of learning from people who are different from me in almost every way is exciting andContinue reading “Intro and Short Bio”