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Summer II 2012

Course Title Instructor Section Time Room
CULANTH 110
Advertising/society: Global Collier, Richard 01 MTuWThF 11:00 AM-12:15 PM Perkins 2-087

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
CULANTH 180S
Current Issues (topics) Cross, Jason 01 MTuTh 02:00 PM-04:05 PM Perkins 2-088

Course Description

Same as Cultural Anthropology 180 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff
CULANTH 180S
Current Issues (topics) Cross, Jason 02 MTuTh 05:00 PM-07:05 PM Perkins 2-087

Course Description

Same as Cultural Anthropology 180 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff
CULANTH 191T
Medical Anthropology Wesolowski, Katya 01 MTuWThF 09:30 AM-10:45 AM Perkins 2-059

Course Description

Cross cultural experiences and understanding of health and illness, the body and non-biological aspects of medicine. Culture-specific sickness (like envidia, running amok, attention deficit disorder). Class, race, and gender inflected experiences of health. Various societies' organization of health care specialists, including biomedical doctors, voudon priestesses, and shamans. Instructor: Davis
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