Anthropology/Social Science/Sociology

 Anthropology/Social Science/Sociology

Anthropology/Social Science/Sociology

Definition

The study of human societies, cultures and their development

Career description

They study bones a field known as osteology and profile research subjects by gathering information used to determine the individual’s age at death, sex and physical condition. Forensic anthropologists may also assist in excavating and relocating human remains, performing dental analysis, determining time of death, assessing trauma to bones and presenting expert testimony in court.

http://study.com/articles/Forensic_Anthropologist_Job_Description_Outlook_and_Salary.html

 

Jobs directly related to the qualification

https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/what-can-i-do-with-my-degree/anthropology

 

Websites

http://anthronow.com/

People/Organisation

Clifford Geertz, Ann Dunham, Zora Neale Hurston

Books

Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond

Imagine: How Creativity Works by Jonah Lehrer

 

Bursary Opportunities

Department of Sociology & Social Anthropology, PPS bursary,

 


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