NATIVEAM 316 - Native American Peoples of North America
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Native American Studies (NATIVEAM)
Department: LSA American Culture
Requirements & Distribution:
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course is an introduction to the anthropology of Native North America. In it we will explore the social, linguistic, and cultural diversity of the indigenous peoples of this continent through both early ethnographic descriptions and contemporary ethnographic accounts. By doing so, we will learn about the concepts, theories and methodologies that have developed within the anthropology of Native North America, and learn to critically evaluate the ethnographic practices employed. Topics include theories about the colonization of American Indians, problems of representation, struggles over land and resource management, and the politics of revitalization.

Course Requirements:

Grades will be based on class discussion and five assignments.

NATIVEAM 316 - Native American Peoples of North America
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001 (LEC)
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (DIS)
M 12:00PM - 1:00PM
004 (DIS)
M 3:00PM - 4:00PM
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