Courses of Study 2017-2018 
    Apr 02, 2020  
Courses of Study 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CLASS 7727 - Climate, Archaeology and History

(crosslisted) ANTHR 6729 , ARKEO 6729  
Spring. 4 credits. Letter grades only.

Co-meets with ANTHR 2729 /ARKEO 2729 /CLASS 2729 .

S. Manning.

An introduction to the story of how human history from the earliest times through to the recent period interrelates with changing climate conditions on Earth. The course explores the whole expanse of human history, but concentrates on the most recent 15,000 years through to the Little Ice Age (14th-19th centuries AD). Evidence from science, archaeology and history are brought together to assess how climate has shaped the human story.

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