Asked Oct 22, 2019


What is anthropology? Is it a science? Why? 


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Anthropology is the scientific study of human beings and their ancestors through the time. It includes study of human behavior, and human society in the past and present. Study of social anthropology consists patterns of human behavior and study of cultural anthropology consists cultural meaning, norms and values.

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It is a science because biological or physiological anthropology studies about the biological development of humans. It includes study of human behavioral and biological development by the aspects of science.   

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Archaeology told about human activities through investigating the physical evidences, which is a science. Arc...

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