Ethnocentrism in the Movie "Avatar"
Cultural Diversity in Global Perspective
Study Period 52, 2013, Singapore
Anthropologist at home in the field (Photo by J. Weiner 2003)
Subject Coordinator: Dr Anita Lundberg
STUDENT’S LAST NAME: TAN FIRST NAME (Preferred name): BERWIN
ASSESSMENT TASK: Analysis of the film ‘Avatar’
QUESTION: How is ethnocentrism depicted in the film Avatar? Discuss with reference to the notions of primitivism, romanticism and exoticism.
TITLE: Ethnocentrism in Anthropological perspective - Avatar WORD COUNT: 681
TUTORIAL DAY & TIME: Wednesday 1.00pm – 2.50pm
Ethnocentrism in Anthropological perspective - Avatar
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Lundberg, A. (2012). AN1001 Anthropology: Cultural Diversity in Global Perspective, Lecture 2 [PowerPoint document],