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Anthropology (ANTH)

ANTH 521 Current Literature in Archaeology (1) Seminar designed to expand general knowledge of archaeology through exposure to current research and related issues in contemporary archaeology.

ANTH 521 Current Literature in Archaeology (1)

This seminar is designed to expand general knowledge of archaeology through exposure to current research and related issues in contemporary archaeology. We accomplish this by examining the best of recent journal literature. We may also occasionally read a chapter from an edited book. We will normally read and discuss one article per week, although we might increase that number in cases where articles have been followed by published debates. Articles should be selected from a list of approved journals that will be supplied in class. Each article must be approved in advance by the course professor. The presenter should follow the standard outline for article discussion that will also be supplied in class.

Faculty: Frances Hayashida, Kenneth Hirth, George Milner, Dean Snow, and David Webster


General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2000

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.

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