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Fall 2017

Cutural Diversity in the US
Writing intensive; Pathways flexible CORE: US Expereince in its Diversity
M/Th 12.10-1.00 pm in Assembly plus one hour discussion section
M/Th 3.10-4.00 pm in HW 615 plus one hour discussion section

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
Pluralism & Diversity Group A
T/F 9.10-10 am in HN 510 plus one hour discussion secton
Sat 11-10 - 2.pp pm in HN 510
M/Th 1.10-2.00 pm in HW 511 plus one hour discussion section
M/Th 8.10-9.25 am in HW 615

Introduction to Human Evolution
Fulfills Distrib Req Math Sci
M/Th 2.45pm- 4.00 pm in HN 1036 plus lab section
T/F 3.45-5.00 pm pm inHN 1036 plus lab section
T/Th 5.35-6.60 pm in HW 415 plus lab section

The Human Species
T/F 9.10-10 am in HW615 plus lab section
M/Th 2.45-3.35 pm in HN 1036 plus lab section

Introduction to Prehistoric Archaeology
Fulfills dist req soc sci for majors
Introduction to the methods of archaeology, and a survey of world prehistory from the earliest humans to the rise of the first civilizations.
T/F 11.10-12.25 pm in HN 1036
M/W 5.35-6.50 in HN 510

Methods in Archaeological Sciences

Introduction to the theories and methods of field science in archaelogy and paleoecology
Pathways flexible Core
Lecture and lab 3 credits
Wednesday 1-4 pm in Hn 732

Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
Fulfills GER. Introduction to the study of language from an anthropological perspective, starting from its most minute components, such as the phonemes, and finishing with the larger social context: how language is used to construct and preserve social inequality.
T/F 12.45-2.00 pm in HW 511

Middle East Society and Culture
Fulfills Pluralism and Diversity Group A
M/Th 11.10-12.25 am in HN 710

Primate Diversity
M/Th 2.45-4.00 pm in Hn 732

Reading Ethnography

Writing Intensive
Fulfills GER Stage 3B
The anthropological approach to observing, understanding, and acting in the world is commonly referred to as "ethnography." But what, exactly, is ethnography? What bases of knowledge does it presume, what are its conditions of possibility, and what kinds of claims can it make about the world? What role does theory play in the definition, collection, and interpretation of ethnographic "facts"? What is the relationship between observer and observed in the ethnographic encounter? This course will examine these and related questions through close readings of ethnographies that reflect a range of different theoretical and methodological approaches. The underlying theme of the course is the "space-times" of global capitalism - and how ethnography might expose and express the social connections and power relations by which they are produced, consumed, experienced, and imagined. Some topics include: colonialism and the making of "people without a history"; the spread of capitalism across the land; migration and transnational communities; transforming gender relations and globalization's "intimate economies"; natural resource extraction; the globalization of finance and debt; and the new military urbanism.
M/Th 2.45-4.00 pm in HN 710

Human Anatomy

T/Th 4.10-5.25 pm in HN 731B

Anthropology of Religion

Fulfills Pluralism and Diversity Group A
T/F 9.45-11.00 am in Hn 732

ANTHC 309/ANTH 702.95
Country and City

Fulfills Pluralism and Diversity Group A
T 5.30-7.20 pm

Politics and Power

Fulfills Pluralism and Diversity Group A
M/Th 1.10-2.25 pm in Hn 732

ANTHP 310/ANTH 794
Primate Ecology and Behavior
Fulfills GER Stage 3B
M 5.30-7.20 pm

ANTHP 312/ANTH 791.64
Primate Evolutionary Genetics and Behavior

Fulfills GER Stage 3B
T 5.30-7.20 pm in HN 730

Research Design in Anthropology
Fulfills GER Stage 3B
Introduction to basic principles of research design employed in anthropology
M/Th 4.10-5.25 pm in Hn 732

ANTHC 315.5
Anthro and Education

Fulfills GER Stage 3B
M 5.30-7.20 pm in Hn 732

ANTHP 316/ANTH 791.65
Human Evolution Adaptation

Fulfills GER Stage 3B
T 3.10-5 pm un Hn 732

Field Methods in Cultural Anthropology

Fulfills GER Stage 3B
T/F 12.45-2.00 pm in HN 732

ANTHC 318/ANTH 703
History of Anthropological Theory
Required for Majors
Pluralism & Diversity Group D
Fulfills GER Stage 3B
This class is a selective, historical survey of anthropological theory. We will examine important theoretical accounts of human culture and society, covering works from the early twentieth century to the present, exploring how changing historical contexts, diverse fieldwork experiences, and philosophical trends have shaped the European and American development of sociocultural anthropology. This course particularly emphasizes the contributions of the anthropology of knowledge, political anthropology, and critiques of colonialism and of contemporary political economy. We will also seek to define the role that theories of culture, religion, power, gender, and history can and should play in a wider understanding of human beings as, at once, complexly social and complexly biological creatures. Ultimately we aim to gain a better understanding of how theories of the human, from universal "man" to "cultural diversity" to homo economicus, have shaped academic anthropology as well as their wider implications for contemporary life in society. This class meets once a week and will be conducted through seminar-style discussions; moreover, it is reading-and-writing-heavy. The reading load will average 100 pages a week (though readings each week will range in difficulty and length, from original theoretical analyses of particular ethnographic situations, to essays in intellectual history, to practitioner's reflections). There will be weekly reader-response papers, and the class will culminate in a final paper based on course reading.
M/Th 11.10 am -12.25 pm in HN 732

ANTHC 320.44/ANTH 751.44
Environmental Archaelogy

Th 5.30-7.20 pm in HN 705

ANTHC 320.05/ANTH 771.05
Social Media, Language, Tech
T/F 4.10-5.25 pm in HN 705

ANTHC 320.81/ANTH 771.53
Language and Power
T 5.30-7.20 pm in Hn 705

ANTHC 325.5
Independent Research

ANTHC 325.62/ANTH 729.62
Anthropology of China and Central Asia

F 5.30-7.20 pm in HN 710

Honors Project

ANTHP 401.04/ANTH 791.02
Field Methods in Primatology
W 3.10-5 00 pm

ANTHC 401.63/ANTH 719
Medical Anthropology

W 5.30-7.20 pm in Hn 732

ANTHP 401.78 /ANTH 791.61
African Primate Conservation

Th 5.30-7.20 pm in Hn 730

ANTHC 401.98
International Human Rights
M/Th 9.45-11 am un HN 732

Th 5.30-7.20 pm in HN 732

ANTH 750

F 5.50-7.20 pm in HN 732

ANTH 791.64
Primate Genetics

T 5.30-7.20 pm in HN 730

ANTH 702.04/ANTHC 320.04
Postcards to Pinterest

F 3.10-5 pm in Hn 732

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