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ANTH 1213
INTRO TO ANTHROPOLOGY

An introduction to the subdisciplines of cultural anthropology, physical anthropology, archeology, and linguistics.


ANTH 2003
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY

A study of contemporary and historical peoples and cultures of major world culture areas. Note: May not be taken for credit after completion of ANTH 3213.


ANTH 2103
HUMAN ECOLOGY MOUNTAIN SOUTH

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to understand changing human-environment relationships in the mountain South and to apply these understandings to the assessment of, and potential solutions to, contemporary socio-environmental issues in the area. We will explore the emergence of Mississippian societies, their transformation during prehistoric and early historic eras, the impacts of early European settlements and the regions' incorporation into the global marketplace, development and the growth of tourism and industry in the area, and current social and environmental issues in the mountain South.


ANTH 2203
INDIANS/NORTH AMERICA

A study of contemporary and historical peoples and cultures of North America.


ANTH 2223
NORTH AMER ARCHAEOLOGY

The study of prehistoric peoples and cultures of North America.


ANTH 2303
GLOBALIZATION

This course provides an overview of the economic, social, technological, environmental, and ideological impacts of globalization on national communities, with an emphasis on the cultural dynamics of the process. Through class discussions and lectures, readings, and student research, this course will examine the complex implications of globalization on culture change in different national settings.


ANTH 3241
SEMINAR/ANTHROPOLOGY

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. A directed seminar in an area of anthropology. The specific focus will depend upon research interests, student interest, and current developments in the field of anthropology.


ANTH 3242
SEMINAR/ANTHROPOLOGY

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. A directed seminar in an area of anthropology. The specific focus will depend upon research interests, student interest, and current developments in the field of anthropology.


ANTH 3243
SEMINAR/ANTHROPOLOGY

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. A directed seminar in an area of anthropology. The specific focus will depend upon research interests, student interest, and current developments in the field of anthropology.


ANTH 3244
SEMINAR/ANTHROPOLOGY

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. A directed seminar in an area of anthropology. The specific focus will depend upon research interests, student interest, and current developments in the field of anthropology.


ANTH 3303
SOUTHEASTERN ARCHAEOLOGY

The course will survey the rise of chiefdom-level societies in the prehistoric Southeast, reconstruct the "Mississippian world" these chiefdoms created, document the activities of sixteenth-century Spanish explorers in the region, and trace the subsequent decline of Mississippian chiefdoms. In addition to reconstructing the landscape of the ancient South, students will explore long-term social and cultural traits of southeastern Indians and discover the secretes unearthed at famous Mississippian sites such as Cahokia, Moundville, and Etowah.


ANTH 3313
SOUTHEASTERN INDIANS

This course is an ethnographic and historic survey of southern Indians from European contact through the era of Removal. Particular emphasis will be placed on the following subjects: the decline of chiefdom societies across the South, the Spanish mission system, the development of the deerskin and Indian slave trade, native resistance to colonial encroachment, and a detailed discussion of Removal. The course also includes ethnographic descriptions of major southern Indian groups, including the Creek, Cherokee, Catawba, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Seminole, Apalachee, and Natchez. By the end of the course students should acquire an understanding of a little known aspect of our country's heritage, be able to distinguish between the various colonial strategies at play in the region, as well as the various forms of native resistance, and gain an appreciation for the place of southern Indians within U.S. society today.


ANTH 3403
ETHNOGRAPHIC METHODS

This course trains students in research methods in anthropology with an emphasis on qualitative research. Students learn the different uses of methodologies to address specific types of research questions, practice participant-observation and interview techniques as part of semester-long research projects, and survey anthropological theory as it relates to conducting ethnographic fieldwork.


ANTH 4103
ANTHROPOLOGY OF EUROPE

This course focuses on cultural history and diversity in Europe in the era of modern nation-state. Course topics include: state formation and the development of national communities, relations between rural cultural enclaves and industrialized population centers, supranational integration and cultural identity, and nationalism in the era of global immigration into Europe. The goal of this course is to analyze how cultural identities in Europe have been formed, sustained, and challenged given these multiple transformations in the political, economic, and social fabric of European nation-states. This is a reading and writing-intensive course.


ANTH 4206
WORKSHOP IN ANTHROPOLOGY

Offered: Five week summer session Prerequisite: Permission of instructor and department head. An intensive five week experience in anthropology combining classroom study and field exposure to techniques, artifacts, and findings pertinent to anthropology/ archeology of North America. Extensive travel to sites and collections will be an integral part of the study experience. Note: It may be necessary to assess a special fee which would be stated in advance.


ANTH 4403
INTERP/EDUC/MUSEUM/METH

Cross-listed: HIST 4403, MUSM 4403 Prerequisites: Senior or Graduate standing, or permission of instructor. Museum perspectives and approaches to care and interpretation of cultural resources, including interpretive techniques of exhibit and education- outreach materials, and integrating museum interpretation/education into public school and general public programming. Class projects focus on special problems for managing interpretive materials in a museum setting.


ANTH 4853
MUSIC OF THE WORLD'S PEOPLES

Cross-listed: MUS 4853 Open to students in all majors. A survey of predominantly non-Western world music cultures with attention to sonic structures, musicians, musical instruments, and socio-cultural contexts of music making. Listening emphasized.


ANTH 4951
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisites: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ANTH 4952
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisites: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ANTH 4953
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisites: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ANTH 4954
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Offered: On demand Prerequisites: Departmental approval Advanced students carry out independent research activity relating to a significant problem in a major field of study. Supervised by faculty member. Formal report and presentation required. One to four credits depending on problem selected and effort made.


ANTH 4991
SPEC PROB/ANTH

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Independent work under individual guidance of staff member.


ANTH 4992
SPEC PROB/ANTH

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Independent work under individual guidance of staff member.


ANTH 4993
SPEC PROB/ANTH

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Independent work under individual guidance of staff member.


ANTH 4994
SPEC PROB/ANTH

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Independent work under individual guidance of staff member.


ANTH 5403
INTERP/EDUC/MUSEUM/METH

Prerequisite: Senior or Graduate standing, or permission of instructor. Museum perspectives and approaches to care and interpretation of cultural resources, including interpretive techniques of exhibit and education-outreach materials, and integrating museum interpretation/education into public school and general public programming. Class projects focus on special problems for managing interpretive materials in a museum setting. Graduate level projects or papers involve carrying out research relevant to the Museum's mission and relating to current Museum goals.


ANTH 5853
MUSIC OF THE WORLD'S PEOPLE

Cross-listed: MUS 5853 A survey of predominantly non-Western world music cultures with attention to sonic structures, musicians, musical instruments, and socio-cultural contexts of music making. Listening emphasized. Note: Open to students in all majors


ANTH 6881
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ANTH 6882
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ANTH 6883
WORKSHOP

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. The workshop will require the equivalency of fifteen clock hours of instruction per credit hour.


ANTH 6891
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ANTH 6892
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ANTH 6893
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. Note: The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


ANTH 6894
INDEPENDENT STUDY

Open to graduate students who wish to pursue individual study or investigation of some facet of knowledge which complements the purpose of the University's graduate program. Students will be required to plan their studies and prepare formal written reports of their findings. The selected topic may not constitute any duplication of study leading to the accomplishment of a thesis.


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