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Agrarian Societies: Culture, Society, History, and Development 

2015-2016
Credits: 3 Fall 2015: W, 2:30-4:20, Grad School - TBD
 

 

An interdisciplinary examination of agrarian societies, contemporary and historical, Western and non-Western. Major analytical perspectives from anthropology, economics, history, political science, and environmental studies are used to develop a historically grounded account of the transformation of rural societies. Four hours lecture plus discussion sections.