Introduction to Social Anthropology

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The course provides an overview over key issues in Social Anthropology. It examines the historical development of the discipline, offers an introduction to the main theories and thinkers that have shaped it as an academic discipline, and presents the most important research methods. We learn about the differences between Social Anthropology and other disciplines of the social sciences, and critically assesses the practical applicability to real-life situations.