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Introduction to Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory

CHUM 227
Fall 2011
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: COL 212, ENGL 214, GRST 227, ANTH 229
Certificates: Social, Cultural and Critical Theory

This course will introduce students to some of the major figures and ideas in the interrelated fields of social, cultural, and critical theory. The course combines two distinct components: biweekly lectures by Wesleyan faculty (open to everyone) and two weekly discussion meetings (only for enrolled students). The lectures will provide succinct introductions to selected theorists and will reflect the particular intellectual interests of the lecturers; the discussion sessions will provide in-depth textual analysis, debate, frequent writing assignments, and thorough feedback.

Essential Capabilities: Speaking, Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA CHUM
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (COL)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on DEC-02-2021
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