ANTHROPOLOGY: THE SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF MAN AND HIS CULTURE AND HEALTH
If a patient is not of the same ethnic or social class as the doctor, there might be problems understanding each other's cultural perceptions of health, Cashdan said. She thinks if doctors want to help patients change their health-related behaviors, they need to understand where their patients are coming from, and anthropology teaches that.
“ECOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY: A HISTORICAL READER”
A field such as ecological anthropology is particularly relevant to contemporary concerns with the state of the general environment. Anthropological knowledge has the potential to inform and instruct humans about how to construct sustainable ways of life. Anthropology, especially when it has an environmental focus, also demonstrates the importance of preserving cultural diversity.
Forensic anthropology exhibition at UTK
The idea for a forensic anthropology exhibit was first proposed in late summer of 2007, and the design was laid...
Why forensic anthropology is so important?
Risk of Pakistan's inheritance
The question today is, can Pakistan fulfill those responsibilities or is it no longer able to do so? During the ongoing political crisis, as Musharraf and the opposition fight, militants have an open field. In an old ballad, a husband and wife argue about who should get up and bar the door for the night. Both refuse to do it, saying it is the other's turn. Finally, the obstinate pair agrees that the first to speak will be the one to bar the door:
Dark Caves Bright Vision
Frontal view of the southern sector of Abri Castanet as seen at the end of the 1996 season. The lowermost Aurignacian level (level 1) is exposed in the shallow section visible at left. At the left of photo and for 25 meters beyond, is the unexcavated central portion of the site.