Anthropology

Anthropology studies humankind from a comparative perspective that emphasizes the diversity of human behavior and the importance of culture in explaining that diversity.

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Course # Course Title Term
21A.100 Introduction to Anthropology Fall 2004
21A.110 Anthropological Theory Spring 2003
21A.112 Seminar in Ethnography and Fieldwork Spring 2008
21A.113J The Supernatural in Music, Literature and Culture Spring 2009
21A.211 Magic, Witchcraft, and the Spirit World Fall 2003
21A.212 Myth, Ritual, and Symbolism Spring 2004
21A.215 Medical Anthropology: Culture, Society, and Ethics in Disease and Health Fall 2008
21A.216J Dilemmas in Bio-Medical Ethics: Playing God or Doing Good? Spring 2005
21A.217 Anthropology of War and Peace Fall 2004
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21A.218J Identity and Difference Spring 2010
21A.219 Law and Society Spring 2003
21A.224J Introduction to Latin American Studies Fall 2005
21A.225J Violence, Human Rights, and Justice Fall 2004
21A.226 Ethnic and National Identity Fall 2009
21A.230J The Contemporary American Family Spring 2004
21A.231J Gender, Sexuality, and Society Spring 2006
21A.235 American Dream: Exploring Class in the U.S. Spring 2007
21A.240 Race and Science Spring 2004
21A.245J Power: Interpersonal, Organizational and Global Dimensions Fall 2005
21A.260 Culture, Embodiment and the Senses Fall 2005
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21A.270 Anthropology Through Speculative Fiction Fall 2009
21A.336 Marketing, Microchips and McDonalds: Debating Globalization Spring 2004
21A.337J Documenting Culture Spring 2004
21A.338J Gender, Power, and International Development Fall 2003
21A.340J Technology and Culture Fall 2006
21A.342 Environmental Struggles Fall 2004
21A.344J Drugs, Politics, and Culture Spring 2006
21A.348 Photography and Truth Spring 2008
21A.350J The Anthropology of Computing Fall 2004
21A.355J The Anthropology of Biology Spring 2009
21A.360J The Anthropology of Sound Spring 2008
21A.430J Introduction to Latin American Studies Fall 2006
21A.441 The Conquest of America Spring 2004
21A.453 Anthropology of the Middle East Spring 2004
21A.460J Medicine, Religion and Politics in Africa and the African Diaspora Spring 2005
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Updated within the past 180 days

Course # Course Title Term
21A.337J Documenting Culture Spring 2004
21A.750J Social Theory and Analysis Fall 2004
21A.830J History and Anthropology of Medicine and Biology Spring 2009
21A.850J The Anthropology of Cybercultures Spring 2009
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