Anthropology Pt 2

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Philleo Nashan anthropologist who was also the governor of Wisconsin and served under Presidents Franklin D Roosevelt and Harry Truman. he influenced policies on desegregation and policies related Native Americans and minorities .
Suzanne Leclerc Madladaa medical anthropologist who studied the AIDS pandemic in Africa. she met and married a zulu speaking man from south africa during the height of apartheid.
Carl von Linnea swedish botanist, physician and zoologist who formalized the modern system of naming organisms called binomial nomenclature
paleoanthropologistsa person who studies the origins and predecessors of the present human species, using fossils and other remains
Clyde Snowa well-known forensic anthropologist who used skeletons to confirm the identities of crime victims
Laura Naderan american anthropologist who studied conflict, comparative family organization, ethnology and also the culture of affluence vs poverty.
George Peter Murdocka chinese indian anthropologist known for his empirical approach to ethnological studies. he initiated the Human Relations Area Files.
Thomas Henry Huxleyalso known as Darwin's bulldog, he took up the subject of human origins explicitly through comparative anatomy of apes and humans and an examination of fossils
Alfred Russell Wallaceindependently came up with his theory of evolution, which was the same as Darwin's, while he was in feverish delirium from malaria
primate characteristicshaving the characteristics of the group of mammals that includes lemurs, lorises, tarsiers, monkeys, apes and humans
family hominidaemodern man and extinct immediate ancestors of man
holisticrelating to or concerned with wholes or with complete systems

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