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ANTH 250 (US) Controversies and Issues in Cultural Anthropology (1)

This course offers an introduction to cultural anthropology through an examination of major questions which concern anthropologists, such as: Is human behavior inherited or learned? Why is there war? What are the reasons for social inequality? Through a problem-solving method of learning, students will have the opportunity to debate and discuss the often conflicting approaches of leading anthropologists to these issues.

Mode of Inquiry: Understanding Society

  • Offering: Every Semester
  • Instructor: Staff