Phenomenology is the study of our embeddedness in the world and an attempt to understand that seamless engagement while reflecting upon it. Cultural phenomenology asks us to see the frames that define our everyday being and, by analyzing these givens, to come to a better understanding of how our participation is essential to the continuous expression of the archetypes of the social: gender, race, and class. Multimedia format will be explored.
Designing, Creating, and Realizing
Students will be expected to produce an original project addressing issues of class, race, and gender. This may be text-based, a video, graphic, or photographic.
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|Course Format: Discussion||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: PSYC261 OR PSYC204
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PSYC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
M. Frye, THE POLITICS OF REALITY
A. Lorde, SISTER OUTSIDER
M. Ponte, THE PHENOMENOLOGY OF PERCEPTION
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|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
For Permission of Instructor (POI) please send me an e-mail during Browsing Period and tell me why you would like to take the course.
Psychology majors must take this course graded.
|Instructor(s): Steele,Robert S. Times: ..T.... 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: ALLB113; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 12
|Permission of instructor approval will be granted by the instructor during pre-registration through the Electronic Portfolio. Click "Add to My Courses" and "To request a POI electronically, click here" to submit your request.|
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