ANTH 0006. Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology

Units: 3
Advisory: Completion of ENGL 1A with grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 lecture
Explore the many different ways people communicate. Examine how language is linked the way we see the world, ourselves and each other. Investigate how language works and how it changes over time. Study beliefs about language and their impacts. Examine how people use language to build and share meaning, to form, perform and change identities as well as to enact or resist power. (C-ID ANTH 130) (CSU, UC)