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What is anthropology and who coined the word anthropology?

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What is anthropology and who coined the word anthropology?
posted Aug 22, 2018 by Klarson Terang

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Anthropology is the study of humans and human behaviour and societies in the past and present.

The word anthropology is derived from two Greek words: anthropos meaning “man” or “human” and logos, meaning “thought” or “reason. Its present use first appeared in Renaissance Germany in the works of Magnus Hundt and Otto Casmann.

answer Aug 22, 2018 by Salil Agrawal
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