ANTH 355 Theories of Culture and Society (3 credits)

Offered by: Anthropology (Faculty of Arts)


Anthropology : Contributions to contemporary anthropological theory; theoretical paradigms and debates; forms of anthropological explanation; the role of theory in the practice of anthropology; concepts of society, culture and structure; cultural evolution and relativity; interpretive anthropology, post-modernism.

Terms: Winter 2018, Summer 2018

Instructors: John Galaty (Winter) Gillian Chilibeck (Summer)

  • Winter

  • Prerequisites: one 200-level anthropology course and one other anthropology course at any level

  • Restriction: Honours, Joint Honours, Major and Minor students in Anthropology, U2 standing or above