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Student discusses Honors work at historic site in Trappe, PA with Chair, Dr. Craig Feibel

01:070:410 Explanation in Anthropology

3 credits
Course Description: Analysis of anthropologists' explanations, with consideration of such topics as the explanatory use of generalizations, models, narratives, culture-specific categories, and causal, functionalist, and essentialist claims. Prerequisite: 6 credits in Anthropology or permission of instructor.

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