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 How to find a career in anthropology
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/07/2008
- Category: Anthropology
- ISBN: 9780470279663