Introduction to Cultural Anthropology|
|Certificates: Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory|
This course introduces students to concepts, theories, and methods of cultural anthropology. Lectures, readings, and audiovisual materials invite critical analysis of broader themes in contemporary anthropology, such as the nature of culture, the problematic notions of social evolution and progress, and the negotiation of power within and among diverse peoples.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ANTH)(EDST-MN)(SISP-Anth Conc)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Classic and contemporary anthropological theory (Mauss, Malinowski, Ruth Benedict, Victor Turner, Sally Engle Merry, among others) alongside an interdisciplinary list of readings.
|Instructor(s): Gandolfo,Daniella Times: ...W.F. 10:50AM-12:10PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 35||SR major: X||JR major: X|| || |
|Seats Available: 20||GRAD: X||SR non-major: X||JR non-major: X||SO: 15||FR: 20|