A Beginner's Guide to Anthropology

Welcome to the Anthropology 4U blog, “A Beginner’s Guide to Anthropology!” In these posts, I write about the four fields of Anthropology for a general audience. And, I try to make the content easy to understand. So if you don’t know anything about Anthropology and you want to learn, keep reading! You can view the posts by category using the options below, and you can also view posts by tag. I hope you enjoy reading my posts and they teach you a lot about Anthropology. If you have comments or suggestions for future posts, please contact me. I’d love to hear from you! Hope you have a great day!

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General Anthropology

I’m Now an Instructor on!

I’m excited to announce that I have become an instructor for, a top online course platform with millions of students! I am currently in the process of placing my 5 current online courses on this platform. The first course

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Forensic Anthropology

Forensic Anthropology: Are These Bones Human?

In a previous blog post, I showed you one way to determine if a human pelvis was male or female, using forensic anthropology techniques. And in another blog post, I talked about teeth and why they are important in forensic

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Cultural Anthropology

How Can Cultural Anthropology Be Used In Marketing?

Cultural Anthropology can give you insight into marketing in many ways. Cultural Anthropology can explain to marketing more about target customers since they will be different in different cultures. Consumers around the world are all different, and so there are

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Medical Anthropology

How is Political Organization Related to Disease?

In a previous post, I explained that Medical Anthropology is a branch of Anthropology that studies health and illness from an anthropological perspective. So, what is this anthropological perspective? Well, there are a few different ways that Medical Anthropologists approach

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Want to Learn More About Anthropology?

Do you like this blog? Do you want to learn even more about Anthropology? Check out the Resources section of this website! On the Anthropology Links page, you can view a list of links to websites that are related to Anthropology. On the Recommended Reading page, you can see some of the introductory Anthropology books that I recommend reading. On the Anthropology Articles page, you can read some interesting online articles about topics in Anthropology. And, on the Anthropology 4U videos page, you can view my YouTube videos, all without having to leave this website! Finally, on the SlideShare Presentations page, you can view my SlideShare presentations, also without leaving my website. Don’t know what SlideShare is? Check it out here.