Courses

16:070:509 Kinship in Nature and Culture

3 credits
Course Description: Examination of the anthropological orthodoxy that kinship systems are a property of culture and hence of human society; systematic examination of the role of kinship in the lives of other species, particularly the higher primates. The adaptational significance of human innovations.

Contacts

Departmental Chair
Craig S. Feibel

Graduate Director
Erin Vogel
erin.vogel@rutgers.edu
Fall 2019 office hours: Monday 2-4

Graduate Assistant
Safiena Salaman
bss136@anthropology.rutgers.edu