ANTHRBIO 562 - Human Nature
Section: 001
Term: FA 2008
Subject: Anthropology, Biological (ANTHRBIO)
Department: LSA Anthropology
Requirements & Distribution:
Advisory Prerequisites:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This is a graduate-level seminar on human reproductive ecology. We will read technical, scientific articles that assume a strong background in biology as well as evolutionary theory: Sample questions include: Why did menstruation and menopause evolve? Does menstrual synchrony exist? Does female sexuality change at the time of ovulation? What adaptations influence female fertility? What progress has been made in understanding male reproductive ecology? We will also explore diverse cultural practices that constrain female sexuality. Grading will be based on class participation and one paper. Permission of instructor is required for undergraduates.

ANTHRBIO 562 - Human Nature
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001 (SEM)
W 4:00PM - 7:00PM
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