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Incas and their Ancestors: Peruvian Archaeology (ANTHRO 106, ARCHLGY 102B)

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206A
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ANTHRO

The development of high civilizations in Andean S. America from hunter-gatherer origins to the powerful, expansive Inca empire. The contrasting ecologies of coast, sierra, and jungle areas of early Peruvian societies from 12,000 to 2,000 B.C.E. The domestication of indigenous plants which provided the economic foundation for monumental cities, ceramics, and textiles. Cultural evolution, and why and how major transformations occurred.

Course ID: 
109 560
Grading: 
Letter (ABCD/NP)
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