1. University of Virginia
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ANTH 7820

Course Name: 
Archaeology II
Career: 
Graduate
Units: 
3.00

Examines the development of social ranking, operation of complex societies, and formation of the state. Case-studies from Old and New Worlds provide basis for evaluating classic and recent constructs proposed by anthropologists for the organization and collapse of chiefly society, theories on state formation, urbanism, and early empires.