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ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE FAMILY
This course examines the dynamics of family and kinship cross-culturally in traditional and globalizing contexts. We will explore themes including variability in family form, marriage patterns, gender relations, household economics, historical change in family structure, and the effects of globalization and modernity on family structure and practice.
Prerequisite(s): Any Arts and Humanities or Social Science 0.5 or 1.0 Essay course.