01:070:339 Caribbean Archaeology

3 credits

Course Description: Archaeological perspectives on Caribbean prehistory and history; biogeography and island interactions; social complexity and inter-island mobility; comparative analysis of the cultural development of the Greater Antilles and Lesser Antilles; influence of South America on Caribbean prehistory; the relationship between historically documented populations of Tainos, Caribs, and Arawaks and prehistoric and ethnohistoric populations; impacts of Columbus, colonization, and slavery. Pre-requisite: 070:105 Introduction to Archaeology



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Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
Email - Robert S. Scott
Fall 22 Office Hours

Monday 2-3:30 pm BIO-210 or by apptmt

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
Email - Maydelle Romero
Available by email M-F 9-5; In office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

 Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 22 Office Hours

Monday 5:30-6:30 BIO-209A or by apptmt
Tuesday 1:30-2:30 virtual or by apptmt