Introduction to Anthropology

Through the comparative study of different cultures, anthropology explores fundamental questions abo...View Details

How Culture Works

This course introduces diverse meanings and uses of the concept of culture with historical and conte...View Details

Anthropological Theory

This course introduces students to some of the major social theories and debates that inspire and in...View Details

Seminar in Ethnography and Fieldwork

This advanced course in anthropology engages closely with discussions and debates about ethnographic...View Details

The Supernatural in Music, Literature and Culture

This course explores the relationship between music and the supernatural, focusing on the social his...View Details

Black Matters: Introduction to Black Studies

This class is an interdisciplinary survey that explores the experiences of people of African descent...View Details

Japanese Literature and Cinema

This course surveys both cinematic and literary representations of diverse eras and aspects of Japan...View Details

Gender and Japanese Popular Culture

This course examines relationships between identity and participation in Japanese popular culture as...View Details

Teaching and Learning: Cross-Cultural Perspectives

This course explores the diverse ways that people teach and learn—in different countries, in d...View Details

Magic, Witchcraft, and the Spirit World

Spiritual, magical, and "occult" aspects of human behavior in anthropological and historical perspec...View Details

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