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This is a comprehensive book covering biological anthropology prepared exclusively for students preparing for UPSC Mains, Anthropology optional. This book has been updated taking into account the syllabus and all the recent developments in the field. It covers entire section-B of paper 1, (ie 9.1 to 12 as per the syllabus) which is 25% of anthropology optional. Features of the book:
Prepared exclusively for UPSC mains Updated from sources both from India and international publications Concepts Explanation notes for better understanding, especially for non medical students Huge collection of diagrams and case studies in each chapter- useful for writing better answers Topics are Arranged as per UPSC syllabus It is useful for all Anthropology students, for beginners and for advanced level preparations.
About the author: Dr Arjun Bopanna is an MBBS Doctor by profession and an international athlete. He has himself cleared civil services examinations and has been teaching Anthropology for more than 6 years. Many of his students have also cleared civil services examinations and topped UPSC and state civil services examinations. He is currently Director at Bangalore IAS Academy.
Please note: This book has been prepared by referring to many standard books on Biological and physical anthropology both Indian and international authors. We have tried to keep it simple, so that it will help UPSC aspirants. We do not claim any original research. The credit goes to 1000s of anthropologist who have worked in this field.