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Anthropologists and Archeologists

On the Job


Anthropologists and Archeologists study the way of life, language, or physical characteristics of people in different parts of the world. They may study people who lived in the past. They may recover material evidence, such as tools or pottery from past human societies.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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