Term used in the social sciences, particularly anthropology, ethnology and sociology for anything created by humans which gives information about the culture of its creator and users.- Cultural artifact
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General term for an item made or given shape by humans, such as a tool or a work of art, especially an object of archaeological interest.
In archaeology, the word has become a term of particular nuance and is defined as an object recovered by archaeological endeavor, which may be a cultural artifact having cultural interest.
Umbrella term which encompasses the social behavior, institutions, and norms found in human societies, as well as the knowledge, beliefs, arts, laws, customs, capabilities, and habits of the individuals in these groups.
This model assumes a mass production of culture and identifies power as residing with those producing cultural artifacts.
Body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group.
Each one of these, either singly or in combination, is considered a folklore artifact.
Region of Germany, characterised by its culture and Franconian dialect (German: Fränkisch).
In order to protect cultural artefacts, the historic art bunker was built below Nuremberg Castle.
Alternative term for creationism was in Of Pandas and People, a 1989 creationist textbook intended for high school biology classes.
See also though proponents concede that they have yet to produce a scientific theory. As a positive argument against evolution, ID proposes an analogy between natural systems and human artifacts, a version of the theological argument from design for the existence of God. ID proponents then conclude by analogy that the complex features, as defined by ID, are evidence of design. Critics of ID find a false dichotomy in the premise that evidence against evolution constitutes evidence for design.
In the Book of Mormon, there’s mention of three men named Helaman.
In his charge to Helaman, Alma recounts his own conversion, exhorts Helaman to righteousness, and confers stewardship of the sacred records and other artifacts (including the "interpreters", or Urim and Thummim).
Sub-discipline of institutional management that focuses on specific issues faced by libraries and library management professionals.
These constructs include master catalogs, domain catalogs, indexes, unique identifiers, unique identifier tokens, and artifacts.
Natural history museum on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City.
The museum collections contain over 34 million specimens of plants, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, human remains, and human cultural artifacts, as well as specialized collections for frozen tissue and genomic and astrophysical data, of which only a small fraction can be displayed at any given time.
Study of information and culture based on an analogy with Darwinian evolution.
The second group wants to redefine memes as observable cultural artifacts and behaviors.
Extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the Earth, usually from an ore body, lode, vein, seam, reef, or placer deposit.
Indigenous peoples used Lake Superior copper from at least 5,000 years ago; copper tools, arrowheads, and other artifacts that were part of an extensive native trade-network have been discovered.