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Anthropology Call Numbers

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Like most U.S. academic libraries, the HCC Libraries use the 
Library of Congress (LC) classification system of subject headings and their respective call number ranges. Anthropology occupies GN 1-890, as follows. 


GN 49-298...........Physical anthropology. Somatology 
   51-59.................Anthropometry 
   62.8-265...........Human variation 
   269-279............Race (General) 
   280.7.................Man as an animal. Simian traits versus human traits 
   281-289............Human evolution 
   282-286.7.........Fossil man. Human paleontology 
   296-296.5.........Medical anthropology 
   301-674............Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology 
   357-367............Culture and cultural processes 
   378-396............Collected ethnographies 
   397-397.7.........Applied anthropology 
   406-517............Cultural traits, customs, and institutions 
   406-442............Technology. Material culture 
   448-450.8..........Economic organization. Economic anthropology 
   451-477.7..........Intellectual life 
   478-491.7..........Social organization 
   492-495.2..........Political organization. Political anthropology 
   495.4-498..........Societal groups, ethnocentrism, diplomacy, warfare, etc. 
   502-517.............Psychological anthropology 
   537-674.............Ethnic groups and races 
   550-674..............By region or country 
   700-890..............Prehistoric archaeology  

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