Anthropology Department Directory

Anthropology

Caroline B. Brettell

Ruth Collins Altshuler Professor

Ph.D. 1978 Brown University
Heroy Hall 451
214-768-4254
Email

Faculty site: https://people.smu.edu/cbrettel/

Elected Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2017

On Leave for the Fall 2018 semester.

Research Interests

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Europe and North America
  • Immigration
  • Gender
  • Urban

Courses Taught

ANTH 2301 - Introductory Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 3310 - Gender and Sex Roles: A Global Perspective (co-listed with CFB 3310)
ANTH 3333 - The Immigrant Experience (co-listed with CFA 3316)
ANTH 3355 - Society and Culture in Contemporary Europe
ANTH 3366 - Magic, Myth, and Religion Across Cultures (co-listed with RELI 3366)
CF 3367 - The Greater Dallas Experience
ANTH 4304 - Migration, Ethnicity, and Nationalism
ANTH 5335 - History of Anthropology, Part Two
ANTH 6304 - Migration, Ethnicity, and Nationalism
ANTH 6320 - Regional Ethonography
ANTH 7341 - Current Anthropological Literature
ANTH 7342 - Seminar in Social Organization
ANTH 7351 - Research Strategies in Ethnology