ANTH 3162 Anthropology of Law and Order
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ANTHR 35.
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3 hours; 3 credits
The use of force by individuals and governments. Nature of law. Cross-cultural perspectives on crimes, terrorism, and police and military organizations. Case studies from various cultures at band, tribe, chiefdom, and complex industrial levels of organization. (Not open to students who have taken Anthropology 3010  in Fall, 1992, or Spring, 1994.)
Prerequisite: Anthropology 1000 or Anthropology 2100.