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Dr. Herbert Haines
Sharon Steadman (Acting)
Moffett Center, Room 2120
Phone: 607-753-2726
Fax: 607-753-5973
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday
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ANT 311 - Peoples of East Asia

Examines the cultures of the contemporary East Asian societies from an anthropological perspective with special reference to China and Japan. Course topics may include family and kinship structure, gender and marriage, popular culture, child rearing, subalterns, body culture, work, play and sports. Focus on unique elements in shaping local social structures and cultural forms and what is unique to the social structure of these societies.

Prerequisite: ANT 102 or 300.

(3 cr. hr.)

Frequency code C = offered at least once every two years
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.