In college, I took a couple of anthropology classes to fill elective and writing intensive spots. I’ve never been disappointed. This is something I’d love to be able to do but realistically can’t. Still, I’m always trying to cultivate my amateur anthropology skills and here are the reasons why.
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Forget soap operas, some of the things you learn when studying anthropology are practically unbelievable -- yet, they’re true. There are stories, legends, practices, and so on, from different cultures, that you literally can’t believe, yet have to at least credit, because an entire population out in the world believes them.