Courses: History and Theory of Anthropology (ANTHH303A01)

Fall 2010

The development of anthropological thought in the West. Enlightenment theories of society and the human subject, the study of social organization in 19th and early 20th centuries (including Marx and Durkheim), social anthropology and cultural anthropology . Structuralism, Marxist anthropology, postmodernism and the crisis of representation in the 1980s and 1990s.

Prerequisites: One course in ANTH, excluding BMC ANTH 303.

Fulfills: SO I

Department

Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By

Jesse Shipley (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Chase 101

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00