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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANTH 318 - Tribal Lifeways (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Examines the nature of tribal societies as they exist and have existed in the past, communities of a few hundred to a few thousand people linked by kinship, language and culture in a flexible political structure different from stereotype of tribal chiefs and warriors. Topics include evolutionary theories and archeological record of tribal development, institutional characteristics of tribal cultures, variability among tribal peoples, and contemporary views of concept of “tribe”.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: Social and Behavioral Sciences Additional University Requirement(s): Multicultural Course Typically Offered: Fall
General Education Objectives:
Read Critically Analyze Arguments and Information Engage in Constructive Ideation Communicate Effectively in Writing Communicate Orally Work Collaboratively Across a Variety of Cultures Work Individually Across a Variety of Cultures Critically Evaluate Ethical Implications