The study of the physical, cultural, and social development of human beings. Includes analysis of comparative human biology and variations in human beliefs and customs. This skill can be used to identify customs specific to a particular culture, and can be used to avoid penalties to PRE-based skills due to cultural differences. They will have familiarity in the occult practices of a specialty culture. In a fantasy setting this skill can include specialization in non-human races. In a modern or future setting this will include the specialty of cyber-anthropology, which includes the study of the hacker and cyberpunk sub-cultures.