Chapter 2

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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANTH 2014
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Winter

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Chapter 2 Anthropologythe study of humans and the human conditionUses the scientific methodHolisticintegrates every facet of lifeCulturethat complex whole which includes knowledge belief art morals law custom and any other capabilities and habits acquired by man as a member of societyAcquired through learningAnthropology is divided into four broad categoriesSociocultural anthropologyoA field based science that uses direct observations of culturesoEthnographythe descriptive study of a particular societyLinguistic anthropologyoThe systematic study of human language and communication with particular focus on the interaction of language and cultureArcheologyoThe study of past human life and culture through the examination of material culturethe objects left behind by groups that usually left no written record of their
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