Anthropology topics for a research paper

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Browse the topics list below to find interesting content on various subjects. The A to Z list will help you locate topics that interest you. Each topic page has a collection of all the articles published on the subject on along with a list of related topics.

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See the course syllabus for detailed instructions on the research for and writing of this paper.

  1. A description of key points of a culture in which you are interested (a brief ethnography) [ sample paper ]
  2. An in-depth look at the concept of "worldview" or the comparison of the worldviews of two societies
  3. Religious beliefs or practices of a particular society
  4. Marriage/family in a particular group or comparison between some societies
  5. Types of economic organization/systems
  6. Language acquisition or the influence of language on culture
  7. The view of ancestors
  8. The role of women in a given society
  9. Doing fieldwork as an anthropologist
  10. The importance of cultural anthropology to the missionary . . or to the business executive . .or to the educator . . or to the . .
  11. Ethnocentrism and some tips on how to minimize it
  12. The idea of cultural baggage and how to minimize it
  13. Culture shock : What it is and how to best work through it
These topics are given to you as idea starters. You may use one of these or some adaptation of it or you may come up with a different topic that interests you more. Leafing through any introduction to cultural anthropology book may also stimulate your thinking in terms of a topic.

"anthropology is perhaps the last of the great nineteenth-century conglomerate disciplines still for the most part organizationally intact. Long after natural history, moral philosophy, philology, and political economy have dissolved into their specialized successors, it has remained a diffuse assemblage of ethnology, human biology, comparative linguistics, and prehistory, held together mainly by the vested interests, sunk costs, and administrative habits of academia, and by a romantic image of comprehensive scholarship." [29]

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What makes Darwin's Theory on evolution a large part of the Evolutionary Anthropology Society, is how after his publication of the Origin of Species in 1859, fellow evolutionists constructed arguments to exclude human beings from their system and to make a devine exception for this one particular primate (1982: 8). But, Charles Darwin stood by his beliefs and said that his theory of evolution stands by ALL species, and does not exclude human beings. Early evolutionists avoided the conflictions of evolution vs. creationism, but the Evolutionary Anthropology Society focuses on the science and research behind evolution, just like Charles Darwin did for the sake of his study.

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anthropology topics for a research paper

Anthropology topics for a research paper

See the course syllabus for detailed instructions on the research for and writing of this paper.

  1. A description of key points of a culture in which you are interested (a brief ethnography) [ sample paper ]
  2. An in-depth look at the concept of "worldview" or the comparison of the worldviews of two societies
  3. Religious beliefs or practices of a particular society
  4. Marriage/family in a particular group or comparison between some societies
  5. Types of economic organization/systems
  6. Language acquisition or the influence of language on culture
  7. The view of ancestors
  8. The role of women in a given society
  9. Doing fieldwork as an anthropologist
  10. The importance of cultural anthropology to the missionary . . . or to the business executive . . .or to the educator . . . or to the . . .
  11. Ethnocentrism and some tips on how to minimize it
  12. The idea of cultural baggage and how to minimize it
  13. Culture shock : What it is and how to best work through it
These topics are given to you as idea starters. You may use one of these or some adaptation of it or you may come up with a different topic that interests you more. Leafing through any introduction to cultural anthropology book may also stimulate your thinking in terms of a topic.

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The database based on Word Net is a lexical database for the English Language. See disclaimer .

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Anthropology topics for a research paper

See the course syllabus for detailed instructions on the research for and writing of this paper.

  1. A description of key points of a culture in which you are interested (a brief ethnography) [ sample paper ]
  2. An in-depth look at the concept of "worldview" or the comparison of the worldviews of two societies
  3. Religious beliefs or practices of a particular society
  4. Marriage/family in a particular group or comparison between some societies
  5. Types of economic organization/systems
  6. Language acquisition or the influence of language on culture
  7. The view of ancestors
  8. The role of women in a given society
  9. Doing fieldwork as an anthropologist
  10. The importance of cultural anthropology to the missionary . . . or to the business executive . . .or to the educator . . . or to the . . .
  11. Ethnocentrism and some tips on how to minimize it
  12. The idea of cultural baggage and how to minimize it
  13. Culture shock : What it is and how to best work through it
These topics are given to you as idea starters. You may use one of these or some adaptation of it or you may come up with a different topic that interests you more. Leafing through any introduction to cultural anthropology book may also stimulate your thinking in terms of a topic.

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Anthropology topics for a research paper

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anthropology topics for a research paper

Anthropology topics for a research paper

Browse the topics list below to find interesting content on various subjects. The A to Z list will help you locate topics that interest you. Each topic page has a collection of all the articles published on the subject on along with a list of related topics.

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anthropology topics for a research paper

Anthropology topics for a research paper

The database based on Word Net is a lexical database for the English Language. See disclaimer .

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anthropology topics for a research paper

Anthropology topics for a research paper

What makes Darwin's Theory on evolution a large part of the Evolutionary Anthropology Society, is how after his publication of the Origin of Species in 1859, fellow evolutionists constructed arguments to exclude human beings from their system and to make a devine exception for this one particular primate (1982: 8). But, Charles Darwin stood by his beliefs and said that his theory of evolution stands by ALL species, and does not exclude human beings. Early evolutionists avoided the conflictions of evolution vs. creationism, but the Evolutionary Anthropology Society focuses on the science and research behind evolution, just like Charles Darwin did for the sake of his study.

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"anthropology is perhaps the last of the great nineteenth-century conglomerate disciplines still for the most part organizationally intact. Long after natural history, moral philosophy, philology, and political economy have dissolved into their specialized successors, it has remained a diffuse assemblage of ethnology, human biology, comparative linguistics, and prehistory, held together mainly by the vested interests, sunk costs, and administrative habits of academia, and by a romantic image of comprehensive scholarship." [29]

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