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Anthropology for Dummies free pdf This book covers the latest competing theories in the field. Get a handle on the fundamentals of biological and cultural anthropology. When did the first civilizations arise? How many human languages exist? The answers are found in anthropology - and this friendly guide explains its concepts in clear detail. You'll see how anthropology developed as a science, what it tells us about our ancestors, and how it can help with some of the hot-button issues our world is facing today. Discover: how anthropologists learn about the past, humanity's earliest activities, from migration to civilization- why our language differs from other animal communication- and how to find a career in anthropology.

About Cameron M. Smith

Cameron M. Smith's fascination with humanity was sparked on a 1984 trip to Mexico's Maya ruins- by 1987, he was a student of both Harvard University's early human archaeology field school at Kenya's Leakey research station and the University of London's Institute of Archaeology. He then went to Durham University in northern England for a Joint Honours BA in Anthropology

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Author : Cameron M. Smith
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 08 August 2008
ISBN : 0470279664
EAN : 9780470279663
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 360 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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