Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture

NOT OPEN TO PRECOLLEGE STUDENTS

Introduces contemporary archaeology, its theories, practices, and early societies and cultures. Examines current methodological and theoretical viewpoints of archaeological scholarship within the discipline of anthropology. Focuses on key transformations in cultural evolution, such as the origins of modern humans, the emergence of food production, and the development of complex societies, urbanism, and early states. Explores gender roles, landscapes and settlements, technologies, art, cognitive systems, urbanism, and state formation.

Term

Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Summer 2018

6W2
Katherine McCullough French
MTWR: 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM; MTWR: 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM 25WV 204

Fall 2018

1
Alice Rodriguez
T: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM; T: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 25WV 204
1
Emily Coco
T: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM; T: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 25WV 204
1
Stephan Naji
MW: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM SILV 206

Spring 2019

1
Allison Mary Casaly
R: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM; R: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 25WV 204
1
Randall White
MW: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 25WV KRIS