Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Archaeology and Anthropology
This course provides a historical survey of the evolution of basic concepts and theories in anthropological thought and practice. The development of the field of anthropology is examined by a review of foundational perspectives on the nature of human culture, thought, behavior and experience in relation to its natural and social environment, covering a range of ideas from early philosophical views to mid-twentieth century social and philosophical schools of thought.
Prerequisite(s): 3 credit units 300-level ANTH or permission of instructor.
Note: Students with credit for ANTH 420 cannot take this course for credit.
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