cultural anthropology

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cul·tur·al an·thro·pol·o·gy

study of all aspects of culture resulting from human behavior, including, among others, speech and language, systems of thought, social systems, and the artifacts produced by a culture.
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While archaeology, historical linguistics and genetics inevitably focus on the past, sociocultural anthropology is still undergoing a re-emergence of interest in the diachronic, a resurgence which is reflected in the concerns of this book.
The Review contains 35 papers drawn from the fields of archaeology, biological anthropology, linguistics and communicative practices, international anthropology and regional studies, and sociocultural anthropology.
The workshops aimed to assess the position of ethnography within the discipline of sociocultural anthropology and the methodological implications of practice in fieldwork, as well as the use of ethnography in other disciplines in the social and human sciences.