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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 611 (01) - History of Anthropological Theory

History Anthropological Theory

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11564
Provides a grounding in the history of social thought in cultural anthropology and sister disciplines from 19th century evolutionism to the present. Course reading is based on primary sources - original essays written by theorists central to the discipline. Assessment is partly based on students' ability to apply theoretical concepts to novel contexts, as well as the ability to evaluate and compare theories on the basis of logic and evidence.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Robin Sheriff
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 12:40pm - 2:00pm HS 344
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 620 (01) - Ritual and Religion of Ancient Mesoamerica

Ritual & Religion Ancient Meso

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16628
This course examines the religious beliefs and ritual practices of ancient Mesoamerican cultures, such as the Olmec, Maya, and Aztecs. Students learn about the meaning of ritual practices (like human sacrifice and burial rites) and the myths that underlie this mysterious ritual behavior from an archaeological perspective. This class is writing intensive and involves primarily in-class discussion. Students are evaluated based on their participation, oral presentations, and a number of writing assignments.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Eleanor Harrison-Buck
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm HUDD G16
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 660 (01) - Human Osteology

Human Osteology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 14748
This course will cover the study of the human skeleton (osteology) and the ethical handling and treatment of human remains. The lecture format will be followed for the first 2/3 of the course while students will participate in hands-on skeletal analysis for the last third of the class. Students will learn about the major bones of the body, common pathologies, trauma analysis and interpretation, and age, sex, stature, and ancestry estimation.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Les Fitzpatrick
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm MURK 203
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 697 (01) - Special Topics

Spc Top/Cold Cases

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 13548
Occasional or experimental offerings. May be repeated for different topics. Prereq: ANTH 411 or permission. Operates on a seminar format.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to unlimited times.
Equivalent(s): ANTH 697W
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Amy Michael
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 TR 8:10am - 9:30am MORR B02
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

ANTH 700 (03) - Internship

Internship

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 16722
Provides student with supervised practical experience in anthropology in one of the following areas: A) professional or community support work within an academic or applied anthropology setting; B) teaching; C) museum work; D) archaeological laboratory or fieldwork; E) research on a faculty research project; F) editorial work on a journal or faculty book project. Prereq: permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Alexandra Martin
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology

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

Dreams and Dreaming

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16055
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. Writing intensive.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Robin Sheriff
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 W 3:10pm - 6:00pm HS 250B
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Seats Open: FALL 2022 WRITING INTENSIVE Course!

ANTH785 Anthropology of Dreams and Dreaming

Available to Juniors and Seniors of ALL MAJORS!!

WEDNESDAYS 3:10-6:00 (HS 250B)

 

Why do we dream? What do people around the world believe about dreaming? What does it all mean?

This WRITING INTENSIVE course begins with Freud’s theory of dreaming, delves into the new neuroscience of dreaming, and explores the dream-related beliefs of Indigenous peoples around the world. Taught in seminar-style, the course also involves SELF-EXPLORATION: we learn how to remember, record, and analyze our own dreams using a variety of techniques.

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