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T. Virginia Cox

Virginia Cox

CONTACT INFORMATION:

T. Virginia Cox
Emerita Adjunct Faculty
Phone: (208) 336-7929
E-mail: tvcox@boisestate.edu
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EDUCATION:

Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Georgia
M.A., Anthropology, University of California, Davis
B.A., Anthropology, San Diego State University

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS:

Ethnomedicine, Alternative medicine, Holistic health, Rituals, Belief systems, Cultural transmission: enculturation, socialization, Multi-cultural education, Ethnography of Oceania, Western North America and Japan, Ethnohistory as ethnography, Cultural ecology with references to subsistence patterns and environments, Canadian Studies: First Nation peoples.

COURSES TAUGHT:

  • Cultural Anthropology (undergraduate)
  • Social-Cultural Anthropology (undergraduate)
  • Medical Anthropology (undergraduate)
  • Japanese Culture and Society (undergraduate)
  • Canada: Land and Its People (undergraduate)
  • Peoples and Cultures (undergraduate)
  • Magic and Religion in Traditional Societies (undergraduate)
  • Peoples of the Pacific Islands (undergraduate)
  • Educational Anthropology (undergraduate)
  • Indians of North America (undergraduate)