When did anthropology originate?

Answer Anthropology is the study of humanity and is most often discerned as the study of human beings and their ancestors through time and space. The term "anthropology" itself comes from the Greek "anthr... Read More »

Top Q&A For: When did anthropology originate

When did anthropology begin?

Anthropology, a social science that examines humans and societies, may have begun during the time of the ancient Greeks, with the Greek historian Herodotus. Herodotus recorded information about the... Read More »

When was anthropology first studied?

Herodotus, a Greek historian who lived in the 5th century B.C., is regarded as one of the first historians due to his systematic approach to collecting, recording and testing information. The Musl... Read More »

When did the 501(c)(3) originate?

The Tariff Act of 1913 is the direct predecessor of Title 26 U.S.C. § 501(c)(3) (exemption from tax on corporations, certain trusts, etc.; list of exempt organizations). The Revenue Acts of 1918,... Read More »

When did the UPC originate?

While the concept of a Universal Bar Code (UPC) originated at the Harvard School of Business Administration in 1932, it was not until 16 years later that Drexel Institute of Technology graduate stu... Read More »