The Native Languages of the Americas

Anthropology 402

Usual Description

This course surveys the languages indigenous to North and South America, and addresses such topics as grammatical (phonetic, phonological, morphological, and syntactic) diversity among these languages; language families and other historical relationships in the Americas; the use of linguistic evidence to investigate the first peopling of the Americas; and historical and contemporary cultural contexts of language use in the Americas, including issues surrounding language maintenance and revitalization, and colonial contact and language death.

Areas of Interest
The Americas
The Americas
Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
Anthropology 402 Taught by Jason Haugen
Anthropology 402 Taught by Jason Haugen
Anthropology 402 Taught by Jason Haugen