Jul 19, 2018  
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANT 315 - Culture and Communication


An introduction to the anthropological study of language, paralanguage, and nonverbal communication in social and cultural contexts. Topics include: primate communication; laughter; language origins, change and death; language variation based on gender, ethnicity, and social class; the cross-cultural study of writing systems and literacy; and research methods in the anthropology of communication.

PR: ANT 200  or SOC 200  
Counts as an elective in the major or minor.