ANTH 165   Linguistic Anthropology (3 Hours)

This course is an introduction to the interaction between language and culture. We will explore the various ways humans communicate and analyze how these modes of communication reflect social and cultural identities. Students will also look at how linguistic anthropologists use methods in the field to analyze language use. At the conclusion of this course, students will see how race, ethnicity, gender and other cultural identities are expressed through language. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.