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ANTH 3199 Psychological Anthropology

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ANTHR 36.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

3 hours; 3 credits

Cross-cultural exploration of the cultural and psychological dimensions of human behavior emphasizing non-literate and traditional behavior. Cultural context of personality formation, cognition, illness and curing, altered states of consciousness. Research techniques, theory, contemporary issues. (Not open to students who have completed Anthropology 56.)

Prerequisite: Anthropology *1001 or 2.1 or 1100 or 1105 or 1300 or Psychology 1000 or permission of the chairperson.


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