Introduction to Biological Anthropology
ATH 2B (60055)
Instructor: James A. Egan
Office: 3101 SBSG
Office Telephone: 824-0705
Office Hours: Monday 1:00-2:00 & by appointment
Office SSPA 3169
ANTHROPOLOGY 2B - LECTURE 2
A) Epistemology- A way of building knowledge about the world around us. The
framework for developing knowledge. It is a way of knowing.
B) Empirical- Formulating our own ideas by watching the world unfolds before us.
OCTOBER 8, 2014
ANTHROPOLOGY 2B LECTURE 3
I) Classical Greece
Plato- We dont live in a world of truth. Everything is a shadow or
reflection of what is really true. Eidos- you wont find something here that is
exactly how it is supposed to be.