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Anthropology as Career : Introduction

Anthropology is a science, which studies the origin and the physical, social, and cultural development and behavior of mankind. The term is derived form two Greek words Anthropos means human being and logos means study. Thus, Anthropology is the study of history of evolution of human beings. However anthropology is not the only study of human beings which also include the socio-cultural developments of humans. Anthropology is the comparative study of human similarities and differences. It includes the biological and cultural history of the human species over the last four million years, the cultural patterns of people from around the world down to even those who happen to live next door to you, and the techniques and ideas people have used both to exploit and protect natural resources and the environment. Therefore in totality anthropology include biological evolution of human being, their social, cultural and linguistic development and also include archaeological study of human relicts. Thus social problems like birth control, labor unrest, juvenile delinquency, mortality rate can be dealt with the help of information gathered from anthropological studies.


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