anthropogeny


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anthropogeny

the study of human origins. — anthropogenic, anthropogenetic adj.
See also: Origins
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Noun1.anthropogeny - the evolution or genesis of the human raceanthropogeny - the evolution or genesis of the human race
organic evolution, phylogenesis, phylogeny, evolution - (biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms
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For instance, the CARTA series (Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny) provides fascinating lectures on human origins from practicing scientists.
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