Anthropology is the study of people and culture. It seeks to produce generalizations about people, their behavior, and culture to develop an understanding of human diversity. It is a broad discipline with a large amount of overlap and connection within its subfields that includes:
- the study of existing cultures (Cultural Anthropology)
- humans and material culture from the past (Archaeology)
- humans as biological organisms (Physical Anthropology)
- language as part of the human experience (Linguistic Anthropology).