Course Detail

Early Cities and States

Instructor
Ringle

Archaeology of prehistoric and early historic complex societies. Early chiefdoms and states of South America, Egypt, and Asia. Anthropological theories of state formation, including the roles of ecology, ideology, technology, warfare, and economic organization.

Satisfies a major & minor requirement in Anthropology.

Satisfies the Historical Thought distribution requirement.


Prerequisites:

(Not offered 2016-2017; offered in alternating years.)