Social Anthropology brochure

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In its broadest sense, Social Anthropology is the study of what it means to be human. Social Anthropologists seek to describe and understand the huge variation in forms of human existence and the ways in which these forms change over time. Social anthropology is critical, comparative and reflexive. It is a foundation discipline within the social sciences and addresses the broadest possible range of social diversity.

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2011 Social Anthropology brochureWhat is Social Anthropology?Possible Programme of StudyFrequently Asked QuestionsIn its broadest sense, Social Anthropology is the study of what it means to be human. Social Anthropologists seek to describe and understand the huge variation in forms of human existence and the ways in which these forms change over time. Social anthropology is critical, comparative and reflexive. It is a foundation discipline within the social sciences and addresses the broadest possible range of social diversity.To complete a BA you will need 360 credits (i.e. 24 papers). A major in Social Anthropology consists of 135 credits including 146.101; at least 30 credits at 200-level, including 146.214; and at least 60 credits at 300level, including 146.303. The major must include at least 105 credits from 146-prefix papers.WHY SHOULD I STUDY SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY ATMASSEY UNIVERSITY?What topics do SocialAnthropologists study?Social Anthropologists study what it means to be human in all cultures and societies around the world. Social Anthropologists are interested in social and cultural formations in a variety of different settings - from urban to rural, in developed and developing countries - both near and far from home (wherever that may be). The range of topics studied is immense and includes politics, globalisation, inequality, cultures of resistance, human ecological relations, systems of healing, human rights, the creation of

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