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Holly M. Barker
ANTH 414
Seattle Campus

Applied and Public Anthropology

Considers the practical application of anthropology's methods and theories to the challenges and research needs of communities and organizations. Concentrates on a specific topic each quarter. Includes a required service-learning component that helps students connect classroom learning beyond the University.

Class description

This class focuses on the applications of anthropological theory and method to the world around us. This quarter we will particularly focus on health disparities. Despite the official description, there will not be a mandatory service-learning requirement for this class, but service-learning will be an option.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Holly M. Barker
Date: 07/12/2012