ANTHR 404

Historical Anthropology

Anthropology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

This course will develop students' understanding of the fundamentally historical dimensions of anthropology, both in terms of subject matter and execution. Skills students will acquire will include: expository and critical treatment of: ethnohistory; historical archaeology; primary and secondary historical research; time and temporality; myth and history; synchrony and diachrony; structure and agency; historiography; oral history; anthropology of history; and past making in different cultures and social groups.

When Taught

Winter Even Years

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Recommended

ANTHR 101, ANTHR 201, ANTHR 202