Please watch the documentary Margaret Mead and Samoa at:
and complete a 1-page (Times New Roman, 12-fonts, double space, standard margin) summary/reflection of it. In your writing, please briefly answer the following questions:
1) What is the Mead vs. Freeman controversy mainly about?
2) What factors have brought about such different interpretations of the same culture?
3) What does this controversy imply about the nature of understanding and explaining a culture?
In addition, please feel free to write anything that has impressed you from the film.
The paper should contain: