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SAN5: Advanced Social Anthropology: Thought, Belief & Ethics

This paper is for students taking the Human, Social and Political Science (HSPS) Tripos.

The courses for this paper will normally cover anthropological perspectives on mind, thought and belief. Particular topics may include the anthropology of cognition, knowledge, and belief systems; and the anthropological study of ethics and moral economy.

Further information including a list of lecture courses and background reading can be found in the Paper Guide in the Paper Resources section to the right of this page.

Paper Resources


SAN5 Paper Guide

For lecture reading lists, additional teaching materials, past exam questions and exam reports please see the SAN5 Moodle Course.

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