What Is Cultural Anthropology?

What Is Cultural Anthropology?

Anthropology is derived by combining the Greek words for “human being” (anthro) and “study” (logia). Thus, anthropology is the “study of people.”   Academics have developed four kinds of anthropology over the years. Archaeology is one, linguistics is another and...
Anthropologists on COVID-19

Anthropologists on COVID-19

Anthropologists have their own take on COVID-19. Their findings and perspectives bring a new discussion to the table about a world during a pandemic. Here are their thoughts.   Anthropology professor Judith Beyer touches on the wide, yet different impact of...

What is Cultural Anthropology?

While some anthropologists focus on the physical items or fossils of human remains that can tell us more about a group of people, cultural anthropologists are more concerned with the culture of a people and all that it entails, including the economic, religious, and...