This authoritative guide offers readers a comprehensive look into the world of anthropology and its related sciences. The book covers the essential areas of the field, including its history. The major branches of the field are also discussed, including cultural and social anthropology as well as archaeology. It also explores the study of the discipline around the world through urban, medical, and applied anthropology. This is a perfect resource for anyone interested in world cultures and the history of different peoples.
Series: The Britannica Guide to the Social Sciences
Interest Level: Grades 9-12
Guided Reading Level: Z
Lexile Level: 1390
ISBN: 9781622755400 (Print) 9781622755417 (E-book)