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1. The scientific study of the origin, the behavior, and the physical, social, and cultural development of humans.
2. That part of Christian theology concerning the genesis, nature, and future of humans, especially as contrasted with the nature of God: "changing the church's anthropology to include more positive images of women" (Priscilla Hart).

an′thro·po·log′i·cal (-pə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), an′thro·po·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
an′thro·po·log′i·cal·ly adv.
an′thro·pol′o·gist n.
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This chapter continues by making a strong case for the inclusion of anthropologic frameworks in our understanding of microbes and their impact because ethnography and other anthropologic tools link every day on-the-ground experiences to broader social structures and global processes.
To address this critical lack of geographic, anthropologic and hydrographic information, the Allied Geographical Section (AGS) was established under the command of Lt.
Objective: The anthropologic and archaeological study of pre-Columbian people of the Amazonian basin has revealed sophisticated agriculture practices.
Among which: (1) anthropologic and ethnographic studies of surviving hunter-gatherers, archeological records, nutrient analysis of edible components of uncultivated plant foods and non-domesticated animals, (2) morphological changes such as cranio-dental features, and (3) comparative gut morphology [30, 31].
com), Chilean, is Professor of Anthropologic Sciences at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana (UAM).
For this study, an anthropologic approach was first conducted to get moms with young children to reveal the hidden truth-often not detected in traditional research-about health and wellness.
While some exotic geologic or ancient anthropologic explanation is possible, it is more likely the topography was caused by years of dumping excess fill along the edges of the swampy land.
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Poverty and procreation among women an an anthropologic study with implications for health care providers.
Culture, illness, and care: Clinical lessons from anthropologic and cross-cultural research.
Yakutat figures prominently in histories of Alaska and anthropologic studies of its Native people.
Wissencie des Unbewurussten: romantische Anthropologic und Asthetik im Werk Richard Wagners Boston: De Gruyter, 2013.