Flashcards in Module 1 human variation Deck (33):
is the systematic study of the existence and nature of the divine.
Refers to a set of attitudes and practices that an individual adheres to in relation to the political systems and actors within his or her society.
who accommodates all types of gender
The belief that religion should not play a role in government, education, or other public parts of the society.
Differing environmental conditions.
In Socioeconomic class the term_________ refers to the political and economically advanced societies in the world,
Philippine Social class indicators
then and now
Timawa Aliping Namamahay
Mahirap – Hand-to-Mouth Basis
Sakto Lang – P7,000
Medyo Mayaman – P36, 000
Mayaman – P200,000
is a question of “What Makes Us Different?”
perspective that promotes an individual’s culture as the most efficient and superior; hence, the individual who exhibits ethnocentrism feels that his or her culture is the most appropriate as compared with other cultures.
Types of gender based on person’s orientation
not reaching one’s full capacity due to the lack of advanced mechanisms
Something that is similar to something else but different in some way.
refers to the biological characteristics of humans such as male and female.
individuals who is attracted to multiple types of gender
promotes the perspective that cultures must be understood in the content of their locality.
British traditional three-class system:
Nationality and ethnicity
______is any cultural system of designated behaviors and practices, world views, texts, sanctified places, ethics, or organizations, that relate humanity to the supernatural or transcendental.
sexually attracted to a person of the same sex
_________ and ________ are two of the primary factors that shape the behavior of human groups.
Environment and history
Elements of Belief System
Sub-Categories of Theism:
1. Monistic-no real distinction between God and the Universe.
2. Polytheistic - belief and worship of many gods.
3. Monotheistic-Doctrine or Belief in One supreme God.
4. Atheism-Disbelief or Denial in the existence of a personal God.
5. Agnostic-belief or practice of denying the possibility for man to acquire knowledge of God.
-belief that God is Unknown and Unknowable.
smaller cultural groups that share specific environments, traditions, and histories.
refers to the socially constructed roles, behaviors, activities, and attributes that a given society considers appropriate for men and women.” (World Health Organization, 2013)
The concept of ____________leans on the non-average capacity of an individual.
_______is the identity that is tied to be being part of a nation or country
and who inhabits a particular territory delineated by a political border and controlled by a government.
who are incapable of being attracted to any sex
In Socioeconomic class the term_________ refers to the countries whose political and economic indicators are within the developing category.
An individual can acquire___________ by subscribing to a political belief such as communism, democracy, or socialism.
sexually attracted to a person of the opposite sex
was used as a form of human classification that was based on observable human traits and characteristics
– believes in the existence of only one God
4 types of race
(Caucasoid, Australoid, Mongoloid, and Negroid).