Anthropology: Session 02 divergent views of man. Gnostics, Hedonism, Modalism & others. Man is body, soul & spirit. Definition of the word anthropology comes from two Greek words, anthropos which means "man," and logos, which means "word." Therefore, anthropology means the word or discourse about man, or the study of man. Pastor Conway Campbell takes us on a 9 Part Series on the study and doctrine of man in relation to the bible. Various Scriptures.