Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Department of Social and Human Sciences

- 2017/06/01

Anthropology is a science concerned with studying the (human) from the physical, biological, and social side, this specialization became known after the academic scrutiny of the differences between the Western European civilization and the African civilization especially with all their differences and contradictions, and then it extended to include the study of more comprehensive and general humanity civilizations

Anthropology includes a large number of branches; covers Cultural Anthropology, Archaeology, Linguistic, Biological Anthropology and others.