Archaeology Exam #2
Ch. VI Early Hunters
Australopithecus africanus: discovered 1924 in South Africa (Transval). Fossils uncovered at
Taung, and were analysed by Raymond Dart at the University of Johannesburg, giving it the
misnomer (not a monkey, -pithec
Exam #1 Review
Ch. I Anthropology
- Human Palaeontology: studying human fossils.
- Palaeopathology: studying pathologies through fossils.
- Anthropometry: measuring all aspects of human beings.
- Primatology: the study
Anthropology Midterm Review (Terminology)
Chapter I: What is Anthropology?
Anthropology: the holistic study of humankind, divided into four subfields: biological,
cultural, linguistic, and archaeological.
Biocultural perspective: the anthropological foc