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Department of Anthropology

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Social Theory and Anthropology

Anthropology 472 - Fall 2020

A seminar on social theory and its ethnographic implications. Course combines major works of modern social theory, including Marx, Weber, and Durkheim, with current work by contemporary anthropologists, such as Clifford Geertz, Eric Wolf, Marshall Sahlins, and Fredrik Barth, and ethnographers from related disciplines, such as Pierre Bourdieu and Paul Willis. Prerequisite: Previous anthropology coursework or permission of instructor.
Course Attributes: EN SAS SSCAS SD IFA SSCAR SSCAS SC

Section 01

Social Theory and Anthropology
INSTRUCTOR: Bowen
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