1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

ANTH 3890

Course Name: 
Archaeology of the American Southwest
Career: 
Undergraduate
Units: 
3.00

The northern section of the American Southwest offers one of the best contexts for examining the evolution of local and regional organization from the prehistoric to the historic period. Readings and discussion focus on both archaeological and ethnographic studies of the desert (Hohokam), mountain (Mogollon), and plateau (Anasazi/Pueblo) cultures.