ANTH-4224 (3) Archaeology of the Maya and Their Neighbors

Begins with the environment and describes the earliest inhabitants and the Olmec civilization, then shifts to the earliest Maya and the emergence and collapse of classic Maya civilization. Compares and contrasts the societies of lower Central America. Prereq., ANTH2200. Same as ANTH 5224. Prerequisites: Restricted to students with 57-180 credits (Junior or Senior).