Dictionary of Anthropology
The Dictionary of Anthropology is a comprehensive explication of basic terms and concepts of archaeology, cultural anthropology, linguistics, and physical anthropology. The terms have been selected from standard source and instructional materials, and include identifications of some major early contributors to anthropology. This is the only collection in any language of the specialized vocabularies of all the fields of anthropology. It is a handbook not only for anthropologists but for everyone interested in the study of man and of man's cultural and physical heritage.
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The use of a specialist dictionary will speed the immersion in a subject. For example, it is not enough to know that "basalt" is dark, compact volcanic rock, but to appreciate how it was used by the ... Read full review