2011-2012 University Catalog 
2011-2012 University Catalog

ANTH 324 - Warfare, Violence, and Sacrifice in Antiquity

Credits: 3 (NR)
Examines origin and nature of conflict in human society with an emphasis on the ancient past. Major topics include the possible role of violence in human evolution, cross-cultural studies of conflict in indigenous society, warfare in early states, and sacrifice as a ritual practice.

Prerequisite(s): ANTH 120, 60 credits, or permission of instructor.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3
Hours of Lab or Studio per week: 0