Fall 2018

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 105 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Daly, Samuel
CULANTH 105 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 106S DOC EXPER: A VIDEO APPR A documentary approach to the study of local communities through video production projects assigned... Hawkins, Gary
CULANTH 113FS ENTERPRISING CIVIC ENGAGEMENT An exploration of ways that students can exercise enterprising leadership to develop innovative,... Bergene, Lisa
CULANTH 153FS BORDERLINE HUMANS Examines the border/frontera as national metaphor: a scar on land and bodies, a wall between... Thompson, Charles
CULANTH 170 ADVERTISING/SOCIETY: GLOBAL History and development of commercial advertising; advertising as a reflector and/or creator of... Timke, Edward E
CULANTH 171 BUSINESS ANTHROPOLOGY Introduces students to the various applications of anthropological theory and ethnographic method... Makhulu, Anne-Maria
CULANTH 190FS SPECIAL TOPICS IN FOCUS Selected topics vary each semester. Open only to students in the Focus Program. Instructor consent... Malegam, Jehangir
CULANTH 190FS SPECIAL TOPICS IN FOCUS Selected topics vary each semester. Open only to students in the Focus Program. Instructor consent... Collier, Richard
CULANTH 190FS SPECIAL TOPICS IN FOCUS Selected topics vary each semester. Open only to students in the Focus Program. Instructor consent... Byerly, Ingrid
CULANTH 195 COMP APPR GLOBAL ISSUES Introduction to critical transnational studies through several disciplinary approaches. Examines... Mathers, Catherine
CULANTH 196FS PATIENT ACTIVISM AND ADVOCACY In the 1960s, patients appropriated the language and tactics of the civil rights movement to... Angrist, Misha
CULANTH 208 ANTHROPOLOGY OF RACE Human variation and the historical development of concepts of race; science and scientific racism;... Baker, Lee
CULANTH 208FS THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RACE Same as Cultural Anthropology 208 but taught as part of the FOCUS program. Instructor: Baker Baker, Lee
CULANTH 212 LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY Course examines language as a social practice, focusing on different aspects of its role in social... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 214S SHAMANISM & SPIRIT POSESSION Anthropological, psychological, and Religious Studies approaches to cross-cultural study of spirit... Freeman, John
CULANTH 215S INDIAN CIVILIZATION Surveys the rise of civilization and kingdoms on the Indian subcontinent from the first urban... Freeman, John
CULANTH 236S FARMWORKERS IN NC: POVERTY Focus on those who bring food to our tables, particularly those who labor in the fields of North... Thompson, Charles
CULANTH 243 CULTURE/POL-LATIN AMER Key themes in Latin American societies, including art, literature, history, violence and human... Nelson, Diane
CULANTH 258S OUR CULINARY CULTURES Documentary approach to the world of food using fieldwork research. Topics of food and its... Alexander, Kelly
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 262S DOCUMENTING BLACK EXPERIENCES Interpretations of the black diaspora in documentary film from slavery to the present.... Tyson, Timothy
CULANTH 278 SEX/GENDER - NATURE/NURTURE Debates about sexuality, sex, and gender hinge on radically different ideas about relative effects... Wilson, Ara
CULANTH 290 CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Selected topics in methodology, theory, or area. Instructor: Staff Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 290 CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Selected topics in methodology, theory, or area. Instructor: Staff Taddei, Renzo
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Bassiri, Nima
CULANTH 301 THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS Major schools and theories of cultural anthropology. Open to seniors and juniors. Sophomores by... Nelson, Diane
CULANTH 302 FIELDWORK METHODS Anthropology as a discipline (a field of study) and the site where anthropologists work: the field... Litzinger, Ralph
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Solorzano, Rosa
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Clifford, Joan
CULANTH 307 DEVELOPMENT AND AFRICA Addresses the vexed issue of economic development in Africa - its many failures, its occasional... Piot, Charles
CULANTH 310S CONFLICT ANALYSIS IN AFRICA Utilizes four case studies to outline components of conflict analysis in Africa. Examines regional... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 311S DANCING STATES OF MIND Practice-based studio work, discussion, and readings in current political discourse, System Theory... Klien, Michael
CULANTH 312 WAR & PUBLIC HEALTH IN AFRICA An inquiry into the nature of contemporary war in sub-Saharan Africa and its human cost. Uses... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 330S NARRATIVES OF MIGRATION Stories of migration captivate us because they touch on universally important themes: home, family... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 341 LIFE AND DEATH Anthropological investigation of customs, practices, and beliefs that get activated when people (... Allison, Anne
CULANTH 350 ANTHROPOLOGY OF MONEY We will explore the history and theory of money what it represents, how it circulates, the... Piot, Charles
CULANTH 360S GLOBAL APPLE Examination of the Apple Corporation s development from a Silicon Valley garage operation to a... Litzinger, Ralph
CULANTH 365S THE WORLD OF JAPANESE POP CULT An examination of modern Japanese culture through a variety of media including literary texts,... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 367S MAYAS, AZTECS, AND INCAS The basic philosophical architecture of the three great civilizations of America; Maya, Aztec and... Mignolo, Walter
CULANTH 385S RACE/CULTURE OF AFRI DIASPORA Course reveals the diversity of black life in the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East through... Matory, J.
CULANTH 389S FOOD, CULTURE, & SOCIETY This DukeImmerse course provides a broad overview of food as culture and its role in society.... Fellin, Luciana
CULANTH 399 GLOBAL RUSSIA This course will examine the process of globalization of Russian culture and institutions as... Newcity, Michael
CULANTH 423 SEX AND MONEY Sexual practices that involve transactions of money in different cultural and historical settings,... Allison, Anne
CULANTH 424-1 MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Cross-cultural study of health and illness. Instructor: Solomon Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 432S GENDER, SEX & CITIZENSHIP Explore current issues and debates relating to the relationship between gender, sexuality and... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 440S GAMES AND CULTURE Examines analog and computer games from a cultural perspective. Explores how prevailing culture and... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 490S SPECIAL TOPICS Advanced Special Topics in Cultural Anthropology. Instructor: Staff Aidoo, Lamonte
CULANTH 498S SENIOR DISTINCTION SEMINAR No credit for Cultural Anthropology 498S without satisfactory completion of Cultural Anthropology... Dowell, Anna
CULANTH 561S AFRICA IN A GLOBAL AGE Africa's participation in globalization has not simply been a matter of "joining the world economy... Makhulu, Anne-Maria
CULANTH 565S WORLD OF JPN POP An examination of modern Japanese culture through a variety of media including literary texts,... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 565S WORLD OF JPN POP An examination of modern Japanese culture through a variety of media including literary texts,... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 590S SEMINAR SELECTED TOPICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 590 except instruction provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff Taddei, Renzo
CULANTH 590S SEMINAR SELECTED TOPICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 590 except instruction provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff Mignolo, Walter
CULANTH 611 GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH Examination of global mental health from perspectives of culture, public health, epidemiology,... Green, Eric
CULANTH 726S GOVERNMENTALITY Governmentality - a concept articulated by the French historian and philosopher Michel Foucault (... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 730S STUDIES IN ETHNOMUSICOL(TOP) A theoretical and methodological exploration of ethnomusicological approaches to the study of music... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 743S Anthro of Media and Mediation This graduate seminar introduces students to anthropological scholarship on the politics of media.... Stein, Rebecca
CULANTH 801S THEORIES CULTURAL ANTHRO A two-semester seminar in which the historical development of the field and its modern currents and... Matory, J.
CULANTH 804S GRANT WRITING This course focuses on the development of the dissertation research proposal and the preparation of... Folch, Christine
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Hammond, Jere (Jay)
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Gong, Yidong
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Friedman, Joshua
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Grigoni, Michael