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MIT OCW is a large scale, web-based electronic publishing initiative whose goals are to : Provide free, searchable access... see more

This class is divided into a series of sections or "modules", each of which concentrates on a particular large... see more

The course provides the students a basic understanding of modern Israeli history, politics, culture and identity through... see more

After decades of efforts to promote development, why is there so much poverty in the world? What are some of the root... see more

This course examines computers anthropologically, as artifacts revealing the social orders and cultural practices that... see more

This course addresses the place of contemporary queer identities in French discourse and discusses the new generation of... see more

Does race still matter, as Cornel West proclaimed in his 1994 book of that title, or do we now live, as others maintain,... see more

Anthropological Ideas introduces the key ideas and perspectives that will enable students to complete their introduction... see more

This course is an anthropological exploration of religions in diverse cultural and historical contexts. Our focus will be... see more

This course presents a theoretical analysis of religion as a cultural phenomenon. It explores the functional... see more

This Web site--an online ethnographic museum--explores and explains a striking social phenomenon: the Soviet... see more

This course provides a solid introduction for students who are new to the branch of cultural anthropology. Students are... see more

This free and open online course in Cultural Anthropology was produced by the WA State Board for Community & Technical... see more

This class introduces students to the methods and perspectives of cultural anthropology. Readings emphasize case studies... see more

This course surveys both cinematic and literary representations of diverse eras and aspects of Japanese culture such as... see more

This free and open online course in Physical Anthropology was produced by the WA State Board for Community & Technical... see more

Through the comparative study of different cultures, anthropology explores fundamental questions about what it means to... see more

This course introduces students to some of the major social theories and debates that inspire and inform anthropological... see more

Spiritual, magical, and "occult" aspects of human behavior in anthropological and historical perspective: magic, ritual... see more

Human beings are symbol-making as well as tool-making animals. We understand our world and shape our lives in large part... see more

Law is a common and yet distinct aspect of everyday life in modern societies. This course examines the central features... see more

Through investigating cross-cultural case studies, this course introduces students to the anthropological study of the... see more

Explores connections between what we eat and who we are through cross-cultural study of how personal identities and... see more

Explores connections between what we eat and who we are through cross-cultural study of how personal identities and... see more