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The 4 Fields of Anthropology Physical (Biological) Anthropology Archaeology Anthropological Linguistics Cultural Anthropology
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Physical Anthropology Paleoanthropology Primatology Human physical variation Forensic Anthropology Applied Physical Anthropology
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Physical Anthropology Study of humans from a biological perspective. Areas of investigation: Paleoanthropology - emergence of humans and how humans have evolved through the study of fossil remains. Human variation - how and why the physical traits of human populations vary.
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Archaeology Historical archaeology Prehistoric archaeology Cultural resource management Applied archaeology
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Anthropological Linguistics
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Unformatted text preview: Historical linguistics Descriptive linguistics Ethnolinguistics Sociolinguistics Applied linguistics Cultural Anthropology Areas of Specialization 1. Urban anthropology 2. Medical anthropology 3. Educational anthropology 4. Economic anthropology 5. Psychological anthropology Emic Versus Etic Approaches The emic approach (insider view) seeks to describe another culture in terms of the categories, concepts, and perceptions of the people being studied. In the etic approach (outsider view), anthropologists use their own categories and concepts to describe the culture under analysis....
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