Skip to main content area Skip to sub-navigation
Skip to main content

AN210 – Anthropology and the History of Ideas

The intellectual history of sociocultural anthropology will form the foundation of this course. It will discuss the ideas and intellectuals who contributed to the development of anthropology as a scholarly discipline and will consider the following theoretical perspectives: evolutionism, functionalism, historical particularism, cultural materialism, and interpretive approaches. Also, it will examine field research strategies that shaped anthropology.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

Offerings

TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
Spring 2019 Block 6 Anthropology and the History of Ideas Nancy Rios TBA 25/25 10/20/2018