ANT 324: Anthropology and the Museum.
4 hours (2, lecture; 2, lab), 3 credits. Museums and their roles in modern societies, including the representation of human evolution, our cultures and the cultures of others to the public; the preservation, restoration and display of objects; the organization of museum-based research; and the planning, assembly, installation, and labeling of exhibits. PREREQ: One ANT course or permission of the instructor. Note: Frequent visits to New York museums will be arranged.
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