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ANTH 495C Advanced Studies in Anthropology - ADV STUDIES ANTH

An intensive examination of selected topics in Anthropology. Consult the Department for this year's offerings.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Status Section Activity Term Interval Days Start Time End Time Comments
Blocked ANTH 495C 200 Seminar 2 Wed 13:00 16:00

Course Title: Advanced Seminar in Critical Museum Anthropology

Course Description: What are some of the individual and social motivations, the political, economic and cultural effects, and the moral and ethical implications of collecting, creating and ordering assemblages and destroying monuments and art works that triangulate material and intellectual cultures and social relationships? This course introduces this core theme through examining historical and contemporary cross-cultural examples and situating questions of collecting, competing agencies, and cultural obliteration within global politics. Other: Cross listed with ANTH541. Students require the permission of the instructor to register.

Students require the permission of the instructor to register.