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Introduction to Cultural and Social Anthropology

5 units
June 26 - August 19, 2017
Section 1   M, W  1:30PM - 3:20PM

This course introduces basic anthropological concepts and presents the discipline’s distinctive perspective on society and culture. The power of this perspective is illustrated by exploring vividly-written ethnographic cases that show how anthropological approaches illuminate contemporary social and political issues in a range of different cultural sites.




  • Only graduate students may register for ANTHRO 101S. All other students must register for ANTHRO 1S.
  • Students can choose to take this course for 3 – 5 units. Those who enroll in the course for less than the maximum unit count will have reduced classwork proportional to the amount of units chosen.


Anthro 1S 2016