Linda Watts, Ph.D.

Portrait of Linda Watts, Ph.D.

Linda Watts, Ph.D.

Associate Professor (Retired)


Dr. Linda K. Watts was an Associate Professor of Cultural and Linguistic Anthropology at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs (now retired). She has published two books: The 'Life Map' as an Implicit Cognitive Structure Underlying Behavior-A New Tool for Psychological Understanding (Edwin Mellen Press, 2011); and The Social Semiotics of Relational Terminology at Zuni Pueblo (Edwin Mellen Press Series in Anthropology, No. 6, 2001). She has also published several top tier, peer-reviewed journal articles, invited book reviews, and professional research reports, and she has presented a large number of national and international conference papers and public lectures and workshops (see Dr. Watts's Curriculum Vitae).  Dr. Watts' professional publications mainly contribute to a linguistic/psychological/cultural anthropology based, "cultural schemas" approach. 


ANTH 1040 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 2800 The Nature  of Language: An Introduction to Linguistics
ANTH 3040 Women Around the World