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Summer I 2013

Course Title Instructor Section Time Room
CULANTH 170
Advertising/society: Global Collier, Richard 01 MTuWThF 11:00 AM-12:15 PM Perkins 2-088

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 290
Current Issues (topics) Cross, Jason 01 MTuTh 02:00 PM-04:05 PM Perkins 2-087

Course Description

Selected topics in methodology, theory, or area. Instructor: Staff
CULANTH 291
Independent Study Staff, Departmental 05 12:00 AM-12:00 AM TBA

Course Description

Individual non-research directed study in a field of special interest on a previously approved topic, under the supervision of a faculty member, resulting in an academic product. With consent of instructor and director of undergraduate studies. One course. Instructor: Staff
CULANTH 291
Independent Study Staff, Departmental 10 12:00 AM-12:00 AM TBA

Course Description

Individual non-research directed study in a field of special interest on a previously approved topic, under the supervision of a faculty member, resulting in an academic product. With consent of instructor and director of undergraduate studies. One course. Instructor: Staff
CULANTH 293
Research Independent Study Staff, Departmental 05 12:00 AM-12:00 AM TBA

Course Description

Individual research in a field of special interest under the supervision of a faculty member, the central goal of which is a substantive paper or written report containing significant analysis and interpretation of a previously approved topic. With consent of instructor and director of undergraduate studies. Instructor: Staff
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