ANTHROPOGENESIS By N., Sam M.S. - 17 n. a scientific study paradigm relating to the study of human origins and development. Also known as anthropogeny. ANTHROPOGENESIS: "A person studying anthropogenesis is interested in the origins and development of humans as a species." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population ADOLESCENCE (Theories) A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide Evaluation of a Qualitative Study SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION Dissociative Identity Disorder CHILD PSYCHOLOGY DARWIN, CHARLES ROBERT The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ANTHROPOGENESIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/anthropogenesis/ (accessed June 25, 2022).