Evolution, Cognition, and Culture: Courses

Courses by Dimitris Xygalatas

ANTH 3250 – Cognitive Anthropology
The study of how the content of thought or knowledge is created, organized, and distributed in human communities. Topics include cultural models of the mind, emotions, personality, and relationships.

ANTH 3098 – Evolution and Cognition
This course focuses on the role of evolutionary processes in shaping how we think and behave.

ANTH 3098 – Religion and Mind
This course focuses on the cognitive underpinnings of religious thought and behavior.

ANTH 5305 – Experimental Anthropology
This course focuses on the use of experimental methodologies in anthropological research and the relationship between lab and field approaches in the study of human behavior.