Courses: Human Biology-Modern Human Biology Variation (ANTHB208001)

Spring 2012

Class Number: 1004
This course will be a survey of modern human biological variation. We will examine the patterns of morphological and genetic variation in modern human populations and discuss the evolutionary explanations for the observed patterns. A major component of the class will be the discussion of the social implications of these patterns of biological variation, particularly in the construction and application of the concept of race. Prerequisite: ANTH 101 or permission of instructor.
Div: I; Haverford: Social Science (SO)
Enrollment Limit: 25; Enrollment Criteria: Instructor Permission;
or ANTH 101;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1004 Div: I; ; SO

Department

Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By

Su,Denise Fay-Shen

Location

Bryn Mawr, DAL119

Meeting Times

TTH 2:15pm-3:45pm