ANTHR 2433 - [The Anthropology of Law and Politics]
(crosslisted) LSP 2433 Fall. Next offered 2016-2017. 3 credits.
The need to monitor human behavior and regulate order among individuals and groups is inherent to the human condition. This course is a basic introduction to the ways in which anthropology has examined legal and political processes across diverse societies and cultures. Students will learn foundational anthropological and legal principles and how they are applied among specific sociocultural groups.