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The University of Oklahoma Department of Anthropology offers a broad education in anthropology on both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applied primatologists provide data for designing nonhuman primate conservation projects. Call Mark today at 612-802-9418 with any questions you have about your diamond. Hermione realized she was clenching her fists hard enough to feel painful, and chided herself as she relaxed her hands. Partly independent of anthropological evolutionism (Marx’s Critique of Political Economy dates from 1859), partly linked to it (Engels’ most important work appeared after Morgan’s Ancient Society and made use of it), the Marxist theory laid stress on the causes of human evolution.

Pages: 326

Publisher: Oxford University Press (January 6, 2006)

ISBN: 0195664000

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