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Anthropology of Death

Description:
Although human mortality occurs in all societies, it is understood and defined differently within various settings. This course examines how culture influences the way people respond to the fact of death. Key themes include: the analysis of funeral rituals; religion and art in relation to death; cultural dimensions of mourning; and the relationship between social organization and death.

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2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5832 TuTh
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Waters,Alan F W01-0019
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 24
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Sophomore standing
Course Attributes:

2016 Summer

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01B 1137 MW
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Waters,Alan F S02-0062
Session: Cont. Education Session 6
Class Dates: 07/18/2016 - 08/25/2016
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 9
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Sophomore standing
Course Attributes: