Units of Study

ANTH1002 - Anthropology and the Global

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Emma Young
Email: emma.young@sydney.edu.au

Description

Anthropology's long-term ethnographic method, within a specific cultural setting, allows for a particularly intimate understanding of people's experiences of the social worlds they inhabit. This unit shows the importance of this experiential intimacy for understanding some of the key issues associated with globalisation: the culturally diverse forms of global capitalism, the transnational communities emanating from global population movements, the transformations of colonial and post-colonial cultures, the rise of global movements and the corresponding transformation of Western nationalism.

Assessments

2500wd essay (45%) and 2hr exam (45%) and tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prohibitions

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  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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Extra .. 1

       

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1 This Extra Booking occurs once only on 22 September 2014

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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