A change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disadvantage.
The science that studies mankind, especially it's origin, development, divisions, and customs.
Studies the lives of early peoples by analyzing the objects left behind by ancient civilizations.
A marriage where the marital partners are choosen by others based on considerations other than pre-existing mutual attractions of the partners.
Belief in a reverence for a supernatural power or powers reguarded as creator and governor of the universe.
A readily salable crop that is grown and gethered for the market.
The type of culture and society developed by a particular nation or region.(e.g., The Maya or the
When a culture spreads to an area around it and makes a noticable difference in other cultures. (e.g., Latin was spoken in the Roman Empire, and Latin became the basis of all modern romance languages).
Government by people exercised either directly or through elected representstives.
the office or
Social science that deals with production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services and with the theory and management of economies or economic systems.
Respect for ones elders especially the family.
The office, function, or authority of a governing individual or body.
the act of killing an infant
An economy that operates by voluntary exchange in a free market and is not planned or controlled by a central authority; a capitalistic economy.
Relating to, based on, or tracing ancestral descent through the maternal line
An Economic system that allows for the simultaneous operation of publicly and privately owned enterprise.
A state ruled or headed by a monarch.