Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture

THERE ARE NO LABS THE FIRST WEEK OF CLASSES.

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

Spring 2020

1
Emily Coco
R: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM; R: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 25WV 204
1
Pam Crabtree
TR: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 19W4 102

Fall 2020

1
Elizabeth Fillion
T: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM; T: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM ONLI
1
Justin Pargeter
MW: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM ONLI
1
Emily Coco
T: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM; T: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM ONLI