Anthropology (ANTHR)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

ANTHR 1101

This First-Year Writing Seminar is devoted to the anthropological study of the human condition.  Anthropology  examines all aspects of human experience, from the evolution of the species to contemporary ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Happiness As Project: Conv on Mind, Time, Pol

  • 17406 ANTHR 1101   SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute.

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Asians in the New World

  • 17407 ANTHR 1101   SEM 102

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute.

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Firm Representations-Stories about Business

  • 17408 ANTHR 1101   SEM 103

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute.

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: No Science In The Wild- Anthro Wtg Inside Out

  • 17409 ANTHR 1101   SEM 104

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute.

ANTHR 1300

The evolution of humankind is explored through the fossil record, studies of the biological differences among current human populations, and a comparison with our closest relatives, the primates. This ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9484 ANTHR 1300   LEC 001

  •  9485 ANTHR 1300   DIS 201

  •  9486 ANTHR 1300   DIS 202

ANTHR 1520

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8658 ANTHR 1520   SEM 101

  • Taught in India. Participation in the NFLC, Kortagiri India Program required.

ANTHR 2201

Throughout most of the human career, people survived by hunting and gathering wild foods. The advent of food production is one of the most profound changes in (pre)history. This course examines the current ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARKEO 2201

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9454 ANTHR 2201   LEC 001

ANTHR 2400

This course will introduce students to the meaning and significance of forms of cultural diversity for the understanding of contemporary issues. Drawing from films, videos, and selected readings, students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6406 ANTHR 2400   LEC 001

  •  6407 ANTHR 2400   DIS 201

  •  6408 ANTHR 2400   DIS 202

  •  6409 ANTHR 2400   DIS 203

  •  6410 ANTHR 2400   DIS 204

  •  6411 ANTHR 2400   DIS 205

  •  6412 ANTHR 2400   DIS 206

  •  8904 ANTHR 2400   DIS 207

  •  8905 ANTHR 2400   DIS 208

ANTHR 2465

"Heritage" typically conjures images of a glorified human past, and evokes sentiments of care for lost or endangered cultures that symbolize humanity's diversity. But heritage is also the foundation for ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARKEO 2465NES 2565

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16666 ANTHR 2465   LEC 001

    • TR White Hall 110
    • Khatchadourian, L

      Smith, A

ANTHR 2468

Medicine has become the language and practice through which we address a broad range of both individual and societal complaints. Interest in this "medicalization of life" may be one of the reasons that ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BSOC 2468FGSS 2468STS 2468

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9418 ANTHR 2468   LEC 001

  •  9419 ANTHR 2468   DIS 201

  •  9420 ANTHR 2468   DIS 202

  •  9422 ANTHR 2468   DIS 204

  •  9423 ANTHR 2468   DIS 205

  •  9424 ANTHR 2468   DIS 206

  •  9425 ANTHR 2468   DIS 207

  •  9426 ANTHR 2468   DIS 208

  •  9991 ANTHR 2468   DIS 209

ANTHR 2546

This course offers an anthropological approach to the study of religious traditions and practices in South Asia (India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Nepal). The course begins with a short survey of the major ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 2254

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16914 ANTHR 2546   LEC 001

ANTHR 2846

Modern perceptions of Classical civilizations often stress those aspects of their cultures that are compatible with contemporary concepts of "rational thought." Certainly, Greek and Roman scholars did ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ARKEO 2846CLASS 2646NES 2546

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16144 ANTHR 2846   LEC 001

  • 16145 ANTHR 2846   DIS 201

  • 16146 ANTHR 2846   DIS 202

ANTHR 2935

A broad introduction to the study of crime and punishment, ethnographies of prison systems, and criminal justice.  We will analyze the myriad forms of criminal justice labor required to capture, segregate, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16923 ANTHR 2935   LEC 001

ANTHR 3020

Hip Hop Brooklyn. Hipster Brooklyn. Immigrant Brooklyn. Brownstone Brooklyn. This course borrows from hip hop's notion of "representing" to explore popular and cultural understandings of race and place ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3020ASRC 3020

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16440 ANTHR 3020   SEM 101

ANTHR 3061

Computers are powerful tools for working, playing, thinking, and living. Laptops, PDAs, webcams, cell phones, and iPods are not just devices, they also provide narratives, metaphors, and ways of seeing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  7977 ANTHR 3061   LEC 001

  • Course not open to Freshmen.

ANTHR 3235

Bioarchaeology is the study of human remains from archaeological sites. Like forensic scientists at the scene of the crime, bioarchaeologists search for clues embedded in human bone and mummified tissues ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17058 ANTHR 3235   LEC 001

ANTHR 3390

The course will investigate all aspects of non-human primate life. Based on the fundamentals of evolutionary theory, group and inter-individual behaviors will be presented. In addition, an understanding ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16838 ANTHR 3390   LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: ANTHR 1300 or other coursework in evolutionary biology recommended.

ANTHR 3420

Examines how systems of thought, symbolic forms, and ritual practice are formulated and expressed in primarily non-Western societies. Focuses on anthropological interpretations of space, time, cosmology, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: RELST 3420

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16916 ANTHR 3420   LEC 001

  • 16917 ANTHR 3420   DIS 201

  • 16918 ANTHR 3420   DIS 202

ANTHR 3432

The modern Jewish religious movement known as Hasidism began in Eastern Europe in the eighteenth century and thrives today.  We will approach Hasidism primarily through three avenues: recent critical social ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16844 ANTHR 3432   LEC 001

ANTHR 3476

Philosophy remains anthropology's closest sister-discipline, or even its mother-discipline. Anthropology and philosophy are both dedicated to self-understanding: seeking to figure out what it is to be ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 6476

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16851 ANTHR 3476   SEM 101

ANTHR 3479

The relationship among culture, language, and thought has been a core concern in anthropology. Language and culture are commonly defined as processes that are public and shared yet they also operate within ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16934 ANTHR 3479   LEC 001

ANTHR 3703

The common perception of ethnicity is that it is a "natural" and an inevitable consequence of cultural difference. "Asians" overseas, in particular, have won repute as a people who cling tenaciously to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AAS 3030AMST 3703

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17020 ANTHR 3703   LEC 001

ANTHR 4101

One animal behaviorist speculates that big brains develop when species are social; that is, when they must read cues from members of their group to understand when to approach, when to flee, when to fight, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BSOC 4101STS 4101

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16218 ANTHR 4101   SEM 101

ANTHR 4106

This class considers the capacities and powers of skin in Africa. Students will read classic historical and ethnographic texts about practices involving skin together with range of theoretical approaches ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 4066SHUM 4606

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16473 ANTHR 4106   SEM 101

ANTHR 4235

"Res ipsa loquitur" -- the thing speaks for itself. This common expression captures a widespread belief about objects' roles in human lives, but "hearing" what objects have to say is actually a complex ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 7235ARKEO 4235ARKEO 7235

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17031 ANTHR 4235   SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: junior standing or higher, and at least one course in Anthropology or Archaeology.

ANTHR 4264

This course follows from last semester's Zooarchaeological Method. We will shift our emphasis here from basic skills to interpretation, although you will continue to work with archaeological bones. We ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 7264ARKEO 4264ARKEO 7264

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17040 ANTHR 4264   SEM 101

ANTHR 4425

What is hope? How is hope produced and lost? How is hope distributed in society? What role does hope play in the production of knowledge, imagination and belief? In this course, we will investigate these ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 7425

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9450 ANTHR 4425   SEM 101

ANTHR 4467

This course examines theories of subjectivity and self-formation from a comparative, ethnographic perspective. We begin by examining classic and contemporary phenomenological, psychodynamic, semiotic, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 7467

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9466 ANTHR 4467   SEM 101

ANTHR 4520

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  8659 ANTHR 4520   SEM 101

  • Taught in India. Participation in the NFLC, Kortagiri India Program required.

ANTHR 4620

Jews and cities have been shaping each other for thousands of years. Studying those interactions involves urbanism, cosmopolitanism, transnationalism, and the idea of "the ghetto." This course ranges through ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16672 ANTHR 4620   SEM 101

ANTHR 4711

This engaged-learning course offers students a unique chance to gain valuable experience collaborating with a social justice organization in New York City. The class will impart proficiency in the research ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17606 ANTHR 4711   SEM 101

ANTHR 4732

Latin America today is the site of multiple utopian and practical experiments in governance. This seminar will problematize the simultaneous growth of neo-liberal, neo-socialist, and para-state formations. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: LATA 4732

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17064 ANTHR 4732   SEM 101

ANTHR 4771

This course examines Indigenous art, new media and film from three distinct interrelated perspectives of aesthetics/theory, technology and history/culture. The relationship between technology and tradition ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17220 ANTHR 4771   SEM 101

ANTHR 4900

Field research abroad as part of the Cornell-Nepal Studies Program, the Cornell-Honduras Program, or other departmentally approved programs. Topics are selected and project proposals prepared by student ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6441 ANTHR 4900   FLD 801

    • TBA
    • Staff

ANTHR 4910

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6503 ANTHR 4910   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Arcadi, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6504 ANTHR 4910   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Isbell, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6505 ANTHR 4910   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Fajans, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6506 ANTHR 4910   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6507 ANTHR 4910   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6508 ANTHR 4910   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6509 ANTHR 4910   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6510 ANTHR 4910   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Holmberg, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6511 ANTHR 4910   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6512 ANTHR 4910   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Langwick, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6513 ANTHR 4910   IND 611

    • TBA
    • March, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6514 ANTHR 4910   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Miyazaki, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6515 ANTHR 4910   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6516 ANTHR 4910   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Riles, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6517 ANTHR 4910   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6518 ANTHR 4910   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Sangren, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6519 ANTHR 4910   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6520 ANTHR 4910   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6521 ANTHR 4910   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6522 ANTHR 4910   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Welker, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6523 ANTHR 4910   IND 621

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6524 ANTHR 4910   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Nadasdy, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6525 ANTHR 4910   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Garces, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7819 ANTHR 4910   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7820 ANTHR 4910   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Ramberg, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7821 ANTHR 4910   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Hodzic, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7822 ANTHR 4910   IND 627

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9749 ANTHR 4910   IND 628

    • TBA
    • Boyarin, J

ANTHR 4920

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6526 ANTHR 4920   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Arcadi, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6527 ANTHR 4920   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Isbell, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6528 ANTHR 4920   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Fajans, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6529 ANTHR 4920   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6530 ANTHR 4920   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6531 ANTHR 4920   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6532 ANTHR 4920   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6533 ANTHR 4920   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Holmberg, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6534 ANTHR 4920   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6535 ANTHR 4920   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Langwick, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6536 ANTHR 4920   IND 611

    • TBA
    • March, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6537 ANTHR 4920   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Miyazaki, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6538 ANTHR 4920   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6539 ANTHR 4920   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Riles, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6540 ANTHR 4920   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6541 ANTHR 4920   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Sangren, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6542 ANTHR 4920   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6543 ANTHR 4920   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Velasco, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6544 ANTHR 4920   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6545 ANTHR 4920   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Welker, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6546 ANTHR 4920   IND 621

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6547 ANTHR 4920   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Nadasdy, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6548 ANTHR 4920   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Garces, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7783 ANTHR 4920   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7784 ANTHR 4920   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Ramberg, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7785 ANTHR 4920   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Hodzic, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7786 ANTHR 4920   IND 627

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9750 ANTHR 4920   IND 628

    • TBA
    • Boyarin, J

ANTHR 4925

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8944 ANTHR 4925   IND 601

  • Taught in India. Participation in the NFLC, Kortagiri India Program required.

ANTHR 4984

Final write-up of the thesis under the direct supervision of the thesis advisor, who will assign the grade for this course. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  6413 ANTHR 4984   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Arcadi, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8747 ANTHR 4984   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Isbell, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8748 ANTHR 4984   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Fajans, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8749 ANTHR 4984   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8750 ANTHR 4984   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8751 ANTHR 4984   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8752 ANTHR 4984   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8753 ANTHR 4984   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Holmberg, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8754 ANTHR 4984   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8755 ANTHR 4984   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Langwick, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8756 ANTHR 4984   IND 611

    • TBA
    • March, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8757 ANTHR 4984   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Miyazaki, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8758 ANTHR 4984   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8759 ANTHR 4984   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Riles, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8760 ANTHR 4984   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8761 ANTHR 4984   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Sangren, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8762 ANTHR 4984   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8763 ANTHR 4984   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Velasco, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8764 ANTHR 4984   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8765 ANTHR 4984   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Welker, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8766 ANTHR 4984   IND 621

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8767 ANTHR 4984   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Nadasdy, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8768 ANTHR 4984   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Garces, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8769 ANTHR 4984   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8770 ANTHR 4984   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Ramberg, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8771 ANTHR 4984   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Hodzic, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  8772 ANTHR 4984   IND 627

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  9762 ANTHR 4984   IND 628

    • TBA
    • Boyarin, J

ANTHR 4992

Course will consist of weekly, seminar-style meetings of all thesis writers until mid-semester, under the direction of the honors chair. This second semester concentrates on preparation of a full draft ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  6414 ANTHR 4992   SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Nadasdy, P

ANTHR 6010

Focuses on linkages between culture and social institutions, representations, and practices. The nature of these linkages is debated from strongly contesting points of view in social theory (structuralist, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7422 ANTHR 6010   SEM 101

ANTHR 6072

What does it mean to "use" a text or literary artifact? What happens to a novel when we examine it as "interactive text" produced in a shared "real time"? How does the use of a particular term help construct ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 6072

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 17581 ANTHR 6072   SEM 101

ANTHR 6235

Bioarchaeology is the study of human remains from archaeological sites. Like forensic scientists at the scene of the crime, bioarchaeologists search for clues embedded in human bone and mummified tissues ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17066 ANTHR 6235   LEC 001

ANTHR 6424

This course examines the role that both law and language, as mutually constitutive mediating systems, occupy in constructing ethnoracial identity in the United States. We approach the law from a critical ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 6424LAW 7231LSP 6424

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17067 ANTHR 6424   SEM 101

ANTHR 6432

The modern Jewish religious movement known as Hasidism began in Eastern Europe in the eighteenth century and thrives today.  We will approach Hasidism primarily through three avenues: recent critical social ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16848 ANTHR 6432   LEC 001

ANTHR 6440

This seminar focuses on preparing a full-scale proposal for anthropological fieldwork for a dissertation. Topics include identifying appropriate funding sources; defining a researchable problem; selecting ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6415 ANTHR 6440   SEM 101

ANTHR 6476

Philosophy remains anthropology's closest sister-discipline, or even its mother-discipline. Anthropology and philosophy are both dedicated to self-understanding: seeking to figure out what it is to be ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 3476

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16852 ANTHR 6476   SEM 101

ANTHR 6738

It has become impossible to conceive of the world in which we live without networks. Our social circles have become so connected that only 'six degrees of separation' stand between you and any other person ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARKEO 6738CLASS 6738NES 6638

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16956 ANTHR 6738   SEM 101

ANTHR 6771

This course examines Indigenous art, new media and film from three distinct interrelated perspectives of aesthetics/theory, technology and history/culture. The relationship between technology and tradition ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17224 ANTHR 6771   SEM 101

ANTHR 7235

"Res ipsa loquitur" -- the thing speaks for itself. This common expression captures a widespread belief about objects' roles in human lives, but "hearing" what objects have to say is actually a complex ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 4235ARKEO 4235ARKEO 7235

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17033 ANTHR 7235   SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: junior standing or higher, and at least one course in Anthropology or Archaeology.

ANTHR 7264

This course is intended to follow on from Zooarchaeological Method in the fall; it is assumed that students have some familiarity with the nature of zooarchaeological material.  In this course, we will ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 4264ARKEO 4264ARKEO 7264

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17038 ANTHR 7264   SEM 101

ANTHR 7425

What is hope? How is hope produced and lost? How is hope distributed in society? What role does hope play in the production of knowledge, imagination and belief? In this course, we will investigate these ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 4425

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9451 ANTHR 7425   SEM 101

ANTHR 7467

This course examines theories of subjectivity and self-formation from a comparative, ethnographic perspective. We begin by examining classic and contemporary phenomenological, psychodynamic, semiotic, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 4467

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9467 ANTHR 7467   SEM 101

ANTHR 7520

Independent reading course on topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6476 ANTHR 7520   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8641 ANTHR 7520   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Welker, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8642 ANTHR 7520   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

ANTHR 7530

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6416 ANTHR 7530   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Holmberg, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8643 ANTHR 7530   IND 602

    • TBA
    • March, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8644 ANTHR 7530   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8645 ANTHR 7530   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Ramberg, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8646 ANTHR 7530   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

ANTHR 7540

Independent reading course on topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8647 ANTHR 7540   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Holmberg, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8648 ANTHR 7540   IND 602

    • TBA
    • March, K

ANTHR 7550

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6417 ANTHR 7550   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Miyazaki, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8649 ANTHR 7550   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Riles, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8650 ANTHR 7550   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

ANTHR 7620

Jews and cities have been shaping each other for thousands of years. Studying those interactions involves urbanism, cosmopolitanism, transnationalism, and the idea of "the ghetto." This course ranges through ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16818 ANTHR 7620   SEM 101

ANTHR 7711

This engaged-learning course offers students a unique chance to gain valuable experience collaborating with a social justice organization in New York City. The class will impart proficiency in the research ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17608 ANTHR 7711   SEM 101

ANTHR 7900

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17953 ANTHR 7900   LEC 001

  • 17106 ANTHR 7900   DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Arcadi, A

  • 17107 ANTHR 7900   DIS 202

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

  • 17108 ANTHR 7900   DIS 203

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

  • 17109 ANTHR 7900   DIS 204

    • TBA
    • Velasco, M

  • 17110 ANTHR 7900   DIS 205

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

  • 17111 ANTHR 7900   DIS 206

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

  • 17112 ANTHR 7900   DIS 207

    • TBA
    • Langwick, S

  • 17113 ANTHR 7900   DIS 208

    • TBA
    • Miyazaki, H

  • 17114 ANTHR 7900   DIS 209

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

  • 17115 ANTHR 7900   DIS 210

    • TBA
    • Riles, A

  • 17116 ANTHR 7900   DIS 211

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

  • 17117 ANTHR 7900   DIS 212

    • TBA
    • Sangren, P

  • 17118 ANTHR 7900   DIS 213

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

  • 17125 ANTHR 7900   DIS 214

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

  • 17126 ANTHR 7900   DIS 215

    • TBA
    • Welker, M

  • 17127 ANTHR 7900   DIS 216

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

  • 17128 ANTHR 7900   DIS 217

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

  • 17129 ANTHR 7900   DIS 218

    • TBA
    • Ramberg, L

  • 17130 ANTHR 7900   DIS 219

    • TBA
    • Hodzic, S

  • 17131 ANTHR 7900   DIS 220

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

  • 17132 ANTHR 7900   DIS 221

    • TBA
    • Boyarin, J

ANTHR 7910

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6418 ANTHR 7910   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Arcadi, A

      Garces, C

      Nadasdy, P

      Velasco, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6419 ANTHR 7910   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Isbell, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6420 ANTHR 7910   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Fajans, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6421 ANTHR 7910   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6422 ANTHR 7910   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6423 ANTHR 7910   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6424 ANTHR 7910   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6425 ANTHR 7910   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6426 ANTHR 7910   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jordan, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6427 ANTHR 7910   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Langwick, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6428 ANTHR 7910   IND 611

    • TBA
    • March, K

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6429 ANTHR 7910   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Miyazaki, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6430 ANTHR 7910   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6431 ANTHR 7910   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Riles, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6432 ANTHR 7910   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Russell, N

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6433 ANTHR 7910   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Sangren, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6434 ANTHR 7910   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6435 ANTHR 7910   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6436 ANTHR 7910   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Volman, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6437 ANTHR 7910   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Welker, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6438 ANTHR 7910   IND 621

    • TBA
    • Willford, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6439 ANTHR 7910   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6440 ANTHR 7910   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7832 ANTHR 7910   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7833 ANTHR 7910   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Ramberg, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7834 ANTHR 7910   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Hodzic, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7835 ANTHR 7910   IND 627

    • TBA
    • Smith, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9723 ANTHR 7910   IND 628

    • TBA
    • Boyarin, J

ANTHR 7920

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6446 ANTHR 7920   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Arcadi, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6447 ANTHR 7920   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Isbell, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6448 ANTHR 7920   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Fajans, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6449 ANTHR 7920   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Fiskesjo, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6450 ANTHR 7920   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Gleach, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6451 ANTHR 7920   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6452 ANTHR 7920   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Henderson, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6453 ANTHR 7920   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Holmberg, D