Re: Possibility of Anthropology

Ted (
18 Jul 1996 10:38:04 GMT

Aaron 'Vern' Hamilton ( wrote:
: Like I said before, I *am* a bit rusty, but if we picture humans as
: purely biological organism subject to "pressures of ecology and
: evolution," are we not slipping into the realm of cultural materialism?
: *shudder* I don't know how I feel about that stuff :)
: Aaron H.

I'm sorry... Anthropologically speaking, I'm a 'newbie'. What do you
mean by 'cultural materialism', and why do you shudder?