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ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
October 28, 2019 — 
This course focuses on the cultural behavior of human beings and examines the origin and development of culture. Cross-cultural studies are used to highlight how human groups share common traits as well as how they differ. Course topics include how culture is acquired and shared, the reflexive nature of culture regarding personality, gender, economics, sexuality, kinship, politics, religion, art, and culture change.
Section: 85226
3
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ANT 101 - Introduction to Human Origins

North Country / Community College | Fall 2019
October 21, 2019 — 
An exploration of the origins and subsequent evolution of the human species based upon analysis of the fossil record. Our biological inheritance, including the origins of culture, language and other characteristics which make us human, will be investigated as will the methods used by physical anthropologists. Contemporary human variation will also be examined.
Section: Z2
3
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ANTH 202 - Cultural Anthropology

Tompkins Cortland / Community College | Fall 2019
October 3, 2019 — 
Section: BL3
3
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ANT 110 - Human Prehistory

Finger Lakes / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course is a survey of human prehistory-from the origin of humans up to the emergence of early civilizations. Our focus is on the introduction to early human biological and cultural variability emphasizing evolution cultural adaptation and cultural change within different environments using the subfields of physical anthropology and archaeology. Attention will be given to the field of archaeology and human evolution as we focus our attention on pre-literate and pre-industrial civilizations from both the Old World and New World including regions of Mesopotamia Africa China India Maya Inca and Aztec the Hopewell and Mississippian to name a few.
Section: U1
3
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ANTH 100 - Anthropology

Hudson Valley / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course is an introduction to anthropology including all four sub-disciplines. Topics include human evolution and adaptation from antiquity to the present while analyzing paleoanthropological, linguistic, archaeological, and ethnographic techniques. This course explores differences and similarities between and among human groups while comparing and contrasting various human lifestyles from primitive hunting-and-gathering people through the development of food production and the rise of cities and states to contemporary urban industrial societies.
Section: 300
3
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ANT 203 - General Anthropology

Nassau / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
The major problems, methods and theories of physical and biocultural anthropology. Topics include: primatology, human origins, evolutionary processes, human variation, origins of language, and the interaction of nature, culture and society.
Section: OLA
3
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ANT 204 - Cultural Anthropology

Nassau / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Explores cultures holistically in preindustrial and non-Western and Western societies. Topics include: ecology and environment, economic organization, kinship and marriage patterns, political organization, social structure, religious organization, rituals, ideas, values and world view. Other topics are culture contact, technological development, and culture change.
Section: OLB
3
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ANT 204 - Cultural Anthropology

Nassau / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Explores cultures holistically in preindustrial and non-Western and Western societies. Topics include: ecology and environment, economic organization, kinship and marriage patterns, political organization, social structure, religious organization, rituals, ideas, values and world view. Other topics are culture contact, technological development, and culture change.
Section: OLA
3
credits

AN 102 - Cultural Anthropology

Erie / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
An introduction to non-Western systems, such as the Native American, African, Asian, Indian, and Oceanic peoples. A cross-cultural approach will be utilized with the purpose of gaining an understanding and appreciation of how other cultural groups live. An anthropological approach will be used to study such topics as ethnographic research and theory, subsistence and economics, language, marriage and family, group personality, political systems and law, religion, and culture change.
Section: IC1
3
credits

AN 102 - Cultural Anthropology

Erie / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
An introduction to non-Western systems, such as the Native American, African, Asian, Indian, and Oceanic peoples. A cross-cultural approach will be utilized with the purpose of gaining an understanding and appreciation of how other cultural groups live. An anthropological approach will be used to study such topics as ethnographic research and theory, subsistence and economics, language, marriage and family, group personality, political systems and law, religion, and culture change.
Section: IC2