cultural anthropology

(noun) “[T]he branch of anthropology that deals with human culture and society” (Princeton University 2010).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: cultural anthropologies
  • A type of anthropology and social science.
  • Also called:
    • social anthropology
    • socio-cultural anthropology

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References

Princeton University. 2010. “About WordNet.” WordNet. (http://wordnet.princeton.edu/wordnet).