Categories Anthropology I

I.9.4.d Human DNA profiling

DNA profiling (also called DNA fingerprinting) is the process of determining an individual’s DNA characteristics. DNA profiling is the process where a specific DNA pattern, called a profile, is obtained from a person or sample of bodily tissue Even though we are all unique, most of our DNA is actually identical to other people’s DNA. However, specific regions […]

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Categories Anthropology I

I.2.4 Family- universality

The problem of giving the universal definition of the family is very old issue in anthropology. Family and consequently the institution of marriage exists in every society but with varied meaning. For this reason the variation in the family is very wide. There is a diversity of views on the definition on the type of […]

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