Spring 2018

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
CULANTH 101 INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Theoretical approaches to analyzing cultural beliefs and practices cross-culturally; application of... Starn, Orin
CULANTH 104D INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RIGHTS This course introduces students to the field of human rights. The course has two primary purposes:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 104D INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RIGHTS This course introduces students to the field of human rights. The course has two primary purposes:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 104D INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RIGHTS This course introduces students to the field of human rights. The course has two primary purposes:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 105 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 106S DOC EXPER: A VIDEO APPR A documentary approach to the study of local communities through video production projects assigned... Hawkins, Gary
CULANTH 137 MUSIC/SOCIAL LIFE/SCENES Study of musical styles and performance practices in relation to issues of identity and other... Byerly, Ingrid
CULANTH 190S TOPICS IN CUL. ANTHROPOLOGY Topics vary each semester. Instructor: Staff Huber, Nicholas
CULANTH 195 COMP APPR GLOBAL ISSUES Introduction to critical transnational studies through several disciplinary approaches. Examines... Namakkal, Jessica
CULANTH 201 INTRO TO LINGUISTICS Introduction to the scientific study of linguistics and languages. Topics include the origin and... Price, Gareth
CULANTH 202 LANGUAGES OF THE WORLD The major languages of the world viewed in the context of the communicative and significate... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 203 MARXISM AND SOCIETY Introduction to Marx's core concepts, such as alienation, commodity, and revolution. Includes... Hardt, Michael
CULANTH 205 THE LAW AND LANGUAGE Intersections of language and law and legal institutions examined from a comparative approach, i.e... Newcity, Michael
CULANTH 207 ANTHROPOLOGY OF SPORTS The role of sports in different cultures in the contemporary world. Dynamics of race, gender,... Starn, Orin
CULANTH 216S GLOBAL MIGRATION & ETHICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 216 except in seminar format. Instructor: McIntosh McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 222S SOUND IN SOCIAL LIFE Considers sonic environments as socially cultivated and sound production (recording, processing,... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 232 GENDER AND LANGUAGE Theoretical approaches to the question of the interrelationship of gender and language including... Andrews, Edna
CULANTH 234S ANTHROPOLOGY AND EDUCATION Exploration of different conceptions of culture and the importance of employing cultural lenses to... Airall, Zoila
CULANTH 256 ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION I First part of two-course sequence providing an extensive survey of Muslim peoples and institutions... Hassan, Mona
CULANTH 262S DOCUMENTING BLACK EXPERIENCES Interpretations of the black diaspora in documentary film from slavery to the present.... Tyson, Timothy
CULANTH 273 THE MIDDLE EAST THROUGH FILM Film as access into the region through a series of direct as well as poetic connections woven... Kipervaser, Anna
CULANTH 290 CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Selected topics in methodology, theory, or area. Instructor: Staff Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Gould, Amanda Starling
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Matory, J.
CULANTH 295S ANTHROPOLOGY OF CHILDHOOD What does it mean to be and to raise a child? This course begins with the premise that childhood... Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 301 THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS Major schools and theories of cultural anthropology. Open to seniors and juniors. Sophomores by... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 302 FIELDWORK METHODS Anthropology as a discipline (a field of study) and the site where anthropologists work: the field... Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 303S THEORY TODAY Introduction to major areas of research in Global Cultural Studies with focus on specific... Viego, Antonio
CULANTH 305S WHITE SUPREMACY Against the cross-cultural backdrop of other systems of hereditary privilege and of the political... Matory, J.
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Fernandez, Bethzaida
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Solorzano, Rosa
CULANTH 322 MODERN CARIBBEAN Focus on the Caribbean region as it transitioned from a collection of slave and colonial societies... Davidson, Christina
CULANTH 323 FUND. OF GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH Examines global mental health from perspectives of culture, public health, epidemiology, human... Puffer, Eve
CULANTH 335 HISTORY OF HIP-HOP What began as a localized activity designed to provide a safe haven for Black and Latino youth in... Douthit, Patrick
CULANTH 342 MIGRATION & HUMAN TRAFFICKING Examination of the meaning of migration in the global world through cross-disciplinary texts and... Crichlow, Michaeline
CULANTH 347S THE UNIVERSITY AS A CULTURE The university generates some of the most influential forms of knowledge in the world, yet we... Matory, J.
CULANTH 367S MAYAS, AZTECS, AND INCAS Instructor: Mignolo Mignolo, Walter
CULANTH 399 GLOBAL RUSSIA Globalization of Russian culture as manifested in popular and academic cultural forms, including... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 414S RESEARCH IN HUMAN RIGHTS Weinthal, Erika
CULANTH 434S CULTURES OF NEW MEDIA Anthropological look at 'new media' - their varied forms and histories, how they are used and... Stein, Rebecca
CULANTH 440S GAMES AND CULTURE Examines analog and computer games from a cultural perspective. Explores how prevailing culture and... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 470S RESEARCH IN HUMAN RIGHTS Weinthal, Erika
CULANTH 499S SENIOR DISTINCTION SEMINAR Continuation of Cultural Anthropology 498S, and required for credit for 498S. Consent of director... Baker, Lee
CULANTH 569 SICKLE CELL DISEASE This course provides students with an overview of sickle cell disease, including its genetics,... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 590S SEMINAR SELECTED TOPICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 590 except instruction provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 605 EAST ASIAN CULTURAL ST East Asia as a historical and geographical category of knowledge emerging within the various... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 660 HEALTH IN THE AFRICAN DIASPORA Exposes and explores the individual and joint contributions of biological and non-biological... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 803S RESEARCH METHODS PORTFOLIO SEM In addition to exploring a range of research methods, students work on their field reading lists... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Friede, Stephanie
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 890S ADVANCED SELECTED TOPICS Special topics in methodology, theory, or area. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Staff Allison, Anne
CULANTH 890S ADVANCED SELECTED TOPICS Special topics in methodology, theory, or area. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Staff Khanna, Ranjana
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Byerly, Ingrid