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ANTHROPOLOGY OF LAW
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectAnthropology
Legal Studies
Number & Suffix: 121
Full UC Title: ANTHROPOLOGY OF LAW 
Transcript Title: ANTHROPOLOGY OF LAW 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course addresses questions related to the anthropology of law and includes some discussion on the history of thought in the field. The course begins by exploring the ways in which anthropologists have conceptualized “customary law”. Topics addressed include legal pluralism, human rights, and immigration. A broad range of theoretical readings present ethnographic writing concerning a wide variety of regions of the world. At the end of the semester discussion is on the history and results of some Truth-and-Reconciliation Commissions and the role of anthropologists and governments therein. Text: Sally F. Moore, ed., LAW AND ANTHROPOLOGY: A READER. Assessment: two exams (80%) and attendance/participation (20%) 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: SELECTED TOPICS IN ANTHROPOLOGY 
Partner University Department: SILS - Culture 
Partner University Course Number: CU421