What is anthropology and what are its subfields

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What is anthropology and what are its subfields? The holistic and integrative scientific study of the human species Subfields: 1. Cultural Anthropology 2. Anthropological Linguistics 3. Archeology 4. Physical (Biological) Anthropology What is the scientific method? The process by which phenomena are explained through observation and the development and test of hypotheses.
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Unformatted text preview: 1. Induction - Developing a general explanation from specific observations 2. Hypothesis - A testable explanation of a phenomena 3. Deduction - The process of suggesting specific data that would be found if a hypothesis were true 4. Theory - A hypothesis that has been well supported by evidence and experimental testing...
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course ANTHROPOLO an 101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '09 term at Montgomery.

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