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Anthropology

Anthropology

1. The science of the structure and functions of the human body.

2. (Science: study) The science of man; sometimes used in a limited sense to mean the study of man as an object of natural history, or as an animal.

3. That manner of expression by which the inspired writers attribute human parts and passions to god.

Origin: gr. Man.


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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... Eons, into different "races" because of geographic isolation. Yeah. So what? Btw, it's obvious your "doctorate" is neither in anthropology nor genetics. You simply don't know what you're talking about. In terms of evolutionary time scales humans had been isolated a relatively ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... intelligence. It sold 125,000 copies, was translated into 10 languages, and became required reading for undergraduate and even graduate classes in anthropology, psychology, and sociology. The second edition is not truly revised, but rather only expanded, as the author claims the book needed no ...

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by GrowingAtrophy
Sat Jan 25, 2014 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

I was an anthropology/primate physiology major for awhile,before I ended up switching majors, as hiding out in the jungle with apes (my dream) did not generally pay well ;-) I want to be able to be honest here, even in the face ...

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by JGoodall
Sat Jan 12, 2013 9:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Re: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense

... value laden concepts- and you call NS a science all you do is twik things when they dont fit your preconceived ideas-and you call NS a science in anthropology that is called "secondary elaborations" Ad Hominem - Bye.

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by Rap
Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:38 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense
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Re: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense

... value laden concepts- and you call NS a science all you do is twik things when they dont fit your preconceived ideas-and you call NS a science in anthropology that is called "secondary elaborations" Now the notion of harmful traits/genes ends in nonsense as harmful is a subjective value ...

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by jumma
Sun Jul 15, 2012 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense
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