Course Schedule - Fall 16

     

ANTH 345 001 (CRN: 15163)

ARCHAEOLOGY IN SOCIAL CONTEXT

Long Title: THE POLITICS OF THE PAST: ARCHAEOLOGY IN SOCIAL CONTEXT
Department: Anthropology
Instructor: McIntosh, Susan K.
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR SEW 560 (22-AUG-2016 - 2-DEC-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group II
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 10
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 17-NOV-2017 4:58PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
14-DEC-2016  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: An examination of the way that archaeological evidence of the past has been used and viewed by particular groups at different times. Using case studies, the course considers issues of gender, race, Eurocentrism, political domination and legitimacy that emerge from critical analysis of representations of the past by archaeologists, museums, and collectors. Credit cannot be earned for ANTH 345 and ANTH 545.