ANTH 3305 – History of Anthropology

(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture

This course follows the historical development of Anthropology from early predecessors to its inception as an academic discipline in the nineteenth century and finally to present-day configurations Emphasis will be placed on the creation of American and Canadian anthropology, the development of specialized approaches within the four fields of anthropology, and the impacts of feminism and postmodernism.

Prerequisites: One of Anthropology 1103 or 1106 and one of Anthropology 1102 or 1104, or consent of the department.

west gate mount royal