Indigenous Caribbean Archaeology   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin

ANTH 222 - Indigenous Caribbean Archaeology

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Historical archaeology and ethnography of the Casimiroid, Ortoiroid, Saladoid, Ostionoid, Taino and Carib indigenous culture of the Caribbean from 4,000 BC to 1524 AD. Emphasis on social complexity, religion, art and political organization to illustrate the diversity and richness of Amerindian Caribbean life until their rapid decline after European contact.