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Anthropology and related subject headings in the library catalog




Human Beings

Anthropological Linguistics


Browsing for Anthropology Books

There is not just one place to find anthropology books in the library. The Dewey Decimal classification system mixes most anthropology books in with sociology books and some titles may be found outside the 300s. Make sure to use the library catalog in combination with browsing for the best results.


302: Social interaction

303: Social processes

304: Factors affecting social behavior

305: Groups of people

306: Culture and institutions

306.44: Anthropological linguistics

307: Communities

390: Customs, etiquette & folklore

364.2: Criminal anthropology

599.9: Physical anthropology

913: General Archaeology, archaeology of geographic location shelved with other history works throughout 900s

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