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Anthropological Literature  (AnthropologicalLit)

Anthropology, archaeology, physical anthropology and related interdisciplinary research

Why select this database?

  • Comprehensive international resource for the fields of anthropology, archaeology, and related interdisciplinary research
  • Offers access to more than 580,000 citations that cover articles published from the early 19th century to the present, in more than 50 languages
  • Contains articles and essays on social and cultural anthropology, Old and New World archaeology, physical anthropology and anthropological aspects of related subjects, emphasizing Mesoamerican, Native American and Andean archaeology and ethnology
Database details
anthropology material culture
archaeology medicine
biological anthropology museum studies
economics primatology
ethnology psychology
folklore religion
human evolution visual studies
linguistics zooarchaeology
Sources 4,370+
Number of records 580,000+
Dates covered Early 19th century to present
Updated Monthly
Producer information Harvard University

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

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Indexes and examples in AnthropologicalLit

Search indexes Examples
Keyword modern investigations
Accession number XANLAAC10168
Author borrero

borrero luis
Language phrase french
Notes bibliographical notes
Publication date 1985
Publisher chicago
Series title dialectical anthropology
Source anthropology
Standard number 0011-5266
Subject paintings
Title dark ages