Introduction to Biological Anthropology

Course Number: 
1
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2017
Section: 
001
Location: 
175 Boalt
Instructor: 
Deacon, T
Units: 
4
Time: 
Tu Th 11 - 12:30 pm
CCN: 
12420

Spring 2017

An introduction to human evolution. Physical and behavioral adaptations of humans and their prehistoric and living relatives. Issues in evolutionary theory, molecular evolution, primate behavior, interpretation of fossils. Prehistoric activities, racial differences, genetic components of behavior are defined and evaluated.