Prehistory of the Greater Southwest

3 credits


College of Arts and Science

(cross-leveled with ANTHRO 7640). The course will introduce students to the archaeology of aboriginal peoples of the American Southwest and northwestern Mexico. The emphasis will be on prehistoric culture development from the Paleoindians to the arrival of the Spanish. Ethnographic and modern peoples will be discussed as well. Recommended: ANTHRO 2020 or ANTHRO 2021.