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7 Topic Pages Found in Anthropology and starting with the letter Y
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Open Yakama Indians
Yakama Indians

Member of an American Indian people who lived along the Columbia River valley on the Great Columbia Plateau, Washington. They speak a Penutian


term used by Americans generally in reference to a native of New England and by non-Americans, especially the British, in reference to an American of

Open Yoruba (African people)
Yoruba (African people)

The Yoruba are renowned throughout West Africa and the African diaspora as masters of religious practice and a number of New World religions have

Open Young Men's Christian Association
Young Men's Christian Association

(the Y or YMCA), organization having as its objective the development of values and behaviors that are consistent with Christian principles. Despite

Open Young Women’s Christian Association
Young Women’s Christian Association

(YWCA), organization whose stated mission is "to empower women and girls and to eliminate racism." The movement is nondenominational. It grew out of

Open Youth culture
Youth culture

The phrase youth culture was a product of the twentieth-century realization that young people had acquired enough power in the society to create

Yuman Indians

Member of an American Indian people living in the lower Colorado River valley by the mid-16th century. They gave their name to the Yuman branch of the