Subject: Anthropology
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 2 Lecture hours and 1 Seminar/Discussion hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Archaeology and Anthropology


By applying ritual and symbolic analysis to the study of culture, this course investigates selected sites of Ukrainian traditional and contemporary culture in which ritual plays a prominent role. A comparative perspective is applied with the objective to better comprehend complex processes of cultural continuity and change in Eastern Europe and multiethnic Canada.

Formerly: ANTH 398.3 Special Topics: Ritual Spaces in Ukrainian Culture.
Prerequisite(s): Any ANTH course numbered 200 to 235 or permission of the instructor.
Note: Students with credit for ANTH 398.3 Special Topics: Ritual Spaces in Ukrainian Culture may not take this course for credit.

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