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Summer I 2016

Course Title Instructor Section Time Room
CULANTH 101
Intro To Cultural Anthro Parish, Erin 01 MTuTh 06:00 PM-08:05 PM Allen 226

Course Description

Theoretical approaches to analyzing cultural beliefs and practices cross-culturally; application of specific approaches to case material from present and/or past cultures. Instructor: Staff
CULANTH 106S
Doc Exper: A Video Appr Hawkins, Gary 01 MTuTh 02:00 PM-04:05 PM Smith Wrhs 228

Course Description

A documentary approach to the study of local communities through video production projects assigned by the course instructor. Working closely with these groups, students explore issues or topics of concern to the community. Students complete an edited video as their final project. Not open to students who have taken this course as Film/Video/Digital 105S. Instructor: Hawkins
CULANTH 170
Advertising/society: Global Collier, Richard 01 MTuWThF 11:00 AM-12:15 PM Social Sciences 124

Course Description

History and development of commercial advertising; advertising as a reflector and/or creator of social and cultural values; advertisements as cultural myths; effects on children, women, and ethnic minorities; advertising and language; relation to political and economic structure; and advertising and world culture. Emphasis on American society complemented by case studies of advertising in Canada, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Western Europe, and selected other countries. Instructor: O'Barr
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