The Human-made Planet?

Please note: this is archived course information from 2022 for ANTHRO 107.


How have humans have come to dominate the planet? Explores hominin history, relationships with other organisms, urbanisation and globalisation, and the rise of the capitalocene. Where to from here? As humankind imagines and embraces sustainable, resilient futures, anthropology offers critical perspectives on diverse ways of being, non-western worldviews, complex bio-social interactions, and pathways to deeper socio-natural connectivities.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for ANTHRO 107.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2022

Semester 1


Lecturer(s) Associate Professor Ethan Cochrane


ANTHRO 107: 15 points