Courses of Study 2015-2016 
    Mar 19, 2019  
Courses of Study 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ANTHR 4256 - [Books of Fate, Books of the Ancestors: Astrology and History in Ancient Mesoamerica]

(crosslisted) ARKEO 4256 , LATA 4250  
(GHB) (CA-AS)      
Fall. Next offered 2017-2018. 4 credits.

Co-meets with ANTHR 7256 /ARKEO 7256 /LATA 7256 .

J. Henderson.

An introduction to belief systems in ancient Mexico and Central America, emphasizing the blending of religion, astrology, myth, history, and prophecy. Interpreting text and image in pre-Columbian books and inscriptions is a major focus.

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