It is the study of humans and the ways they live. The goal is to understand human diversity and cultural differences. The four primary sub-fields:
- Archeology focuses on the objects humans have made.
- Biological anthropology examines the ways humans adapt to different environments.
- Cultural anthropology is interested in how humans live and make sense of their surroundings, studying folklore, cuisine, arts, and social norms.
- Linguistic anthropology is the study of the ways different cultures communicate.