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Anthropology (L600): The study of human beings, their antecedents and related primates, and their cultural behaviour and institutions, in comparative perspective.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
|An introduction to material culture||
An introduction to the study of material culture, teaching you how to look at and describe objects.
|The Human Past: introduction to Archaeology||
An introduction to World Archaeology (MIT module)
|British Museum collections database||
A searchable catalogue of over two million objects held by the museum, including many full colour images. The collection ranges from World...
|Prehistory, Palaeolithic, Mesolithic, Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Roman, Greek, Classical, New World, Anglo-Saxon, Medieval, Post-Medieval, artefacts, coins, Roman coins, Sculpture, Britain, Europe, World||view|
|What is heritage?||
An introduction to heritage studies. This learning unit introduces the concept of heritage and its critical study, exploring the role of heritage...
|World, Europe, Britain, heritage, public archaeology, cultural heritage, national heritage, Material Culture||view|
|The Human Past||
An introduction to World Archaeology, including quizzes, flash cards, glossary and links to useful internet resources.
|World, Prehistory, New World, Palaeolithic, Mesolithic, Neolithic, Iron Age, Roman, Classical, Bronze Age, Anglo-Saxon, Medieval, Post-Medieval||view|
|"Cultural Psychology" - Online Course by The Saylor Foundation||
This is a link to an online course on Cultural Psychology. The course reviews the cultural, community, and ecological factors that play a role in...
|Anthropology, sociology, Society, Culture, Psychology, Emotion, motivation, development, Morality||view|
|MAA (Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge University)||
Catalogue of 800,000 objects. Archaeology holds material from many famous sites, for example Olduvai, Le Moustier, Jericho, Haua Fteah, Kechipauan...
|Prehistory, Palaeolithic, Mesolithic, Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Roman, Classical, Anglo-Saxon, Viking, Medieval, Post-Medieval, Britain, Europe, World, Pacific, artefacts, material culture.||view|
This learning unit provides an overview of World Heritage, its political and cultural origins and the role of UNESCO and other agencies in...
|heritage, World, Europe, Britain, public archaeology, cultural heritage, national heritage, Material Culture||view|
|Cultural Anthropology podcast 1||
|Cultural Anthropology podcast 2||