ANTH 785 (01) - The Anthropology of Dreams and Dreaming

Dreams and Dreaming

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 14403
This course emphasizes the "dream theories" of indigenous societies and how beliefs and practices associated with dreaming are integrated into cultural, ontological, political, economic, and religious systems. Western theories are also examined from within a comparative perspective--from basic Freudian models to contemporary scientific debates about the neurological origin and significance of dreaming.
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Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Robin Sheriff

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 W 3:40pm - 6:30pm HS 250B