Units of Study

ANTH2620 - China: Contemporary Ethnographies

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Terry Woronov
Phone: +61 2 9114 1285
Email: terry.woronov@sydney.edu.au

Description

Ethnographers from a range of disciplines have been studying Chinese society for decades. In this unit, we will read a selection of recent ethnographic works, focusing on those published within the last fifteen years. This unit will include specific case studies of major contemporary issues in China, to understand how ethnographers use different methods and theories to construct arguments.

Assessments

5x100wd reading responses (25%) and 1000wd essay (25%) and 2500wd essay (40%) and class participation (10%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

(12 Junior credit points from Anthropology) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)

 Thursday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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