May 21, 2024  
ARCHIVED 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
ARCHIVED 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANTH 485 - Theory and Practice in Anthropology

4.00 credit hours
In-depth consideration of the principal thinkers and scholars of anthropology. How anthropological theory is applied and how field data are understood through theoretical tools. Emphasis on the tension between cultural relativism and social science generalization. Substantial written assignments that incorporate data collected by the student in ANTH 295 , ANTH 445  or ANTH 499 . Intensive consideration of ethical issues.

Prerequisite(s): SOCI 350 ; Junior or Senior Standing; Anthropology major.

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