Anthropological Theory

Explores theory and application of contrasting paradigms (i.e. positivist, interpretivist) across the major subfields of anthropology. Emphasizes commonalities across the discipline in major theoretical currents (i.e. cultural ecology, functionalism, symbolic, historical materialism, postmodernism, feminism, and practice theory).

Prerequisite: One previous anthropology course or consent of instructor.

1 unit — Schwartz


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2022 Block 3 Anthropological Theory Christina Leza Barnes Science Center 403 25 / 12 06/02/2023
Fall 2023 Block 3 Anthropological Theory Steven Schwartz TBA 25 / 15 06/02/2023
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