ANTH BC3872 Senior Thesis Seminar: Problems in Anthropological Research. 4 points.
Prerequisites: Must complete ANTH BC3871x. Limited to Barnard Senior Anthropology Majors.
Offered every Spring. Discussion of research methods and planning and writing of a Senior Essay in Anthropology will accompany research on problems of interest to students, culminating in the writing of individual Senior Essays. The advisory system requires periodic consultation and discussion between the student and her adviser as well as the meeting of specific deadlines set by the department each semester.
Spring 2021: ANTH BC3872
|Course Number||Section/Call Number||Times/Location||Instructor||Points||Enrollment|
|ANTH 3872||001/00641||M 4:10pm - 6:00pm
Ll001 Milstein Center
|Gina Jae, J.C. Salyer, Camilla Sturm, Gretchen Pfeil||4||23/25|
Anthropology examines the social worlds people create and inhabit. It is a comparative discipline that takes seriously the differences between societies across the globe and through time. Historically, anthropologists studied non-European societies, describing their social and linguistic systems, their patterns of thought and culture and by doing so they aimed to throw into relief the contingency of normative Western assumptions.