Cultural anthropology is an important, informative and interesting discipline that will take you on a journey to practices and traditions of the past. Before you can truly delve into the field you should consider reading through a cultural anthropology glossary to acquaint yourself with terms you will see in your studies.
There are scores and scores of terms related to the field of cultural anthropology. Here are some of the various categories and terms.
Definitions for the above terms are from the Palomar Community College District tutorial entitled" Cultural Anthropology Terms," a handy resource for researching terms in this field. For additional terms and definitions you can also research using the New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, a 6900+ entry reference to cultural references.