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Agrarian Societies: Culture, Society, History, and Development 

2013-2014
Credits: 3 Fall 2013: Th, 1:30-5:20, 10 Sachem st, Room 105
 
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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.