Drawing on the anthropological concept of holism, discuss how subsistence/economics, kinship and religion are integrated phenomena and constitute a whole way of life. For example, the way the !Kung ethos of sharing connects to their hunter gatherer way of life. In your answer make reference to different cultural groups, be sure to include in your answer a discussion of the variety in which subsistence/economics, kinship and religion are practiced and experienced.
If you study with this question in mind you should be able to write a lengthy and sufficient essay on Sunday. While it is fine to form study groups, please do not copy or “parrot” each other. Don’t follow each other over the cliff like buffalo. Come up with your own creative solutions to the question of how holism is important in understanding people from a culturally relative perspective.