ANTH 3165 Economic Anthropology: Work, Wealth, Culture

3 hours; 3 credits

Broad examination of the field of economic anthropology. Explains and explores approaches to understanding human economic behavior, from production to consumption, including circulation, exchange and redistribution. Special emphasis on topics of income inequality, political economy, unemployment, global capitalism, neoliberalism, and development.

Prerequisite: Anthropology 1100 or 1200 or 1300 or 1400 or permission of the chairperson.


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