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Anthropology and the Global - ANTH1002

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.

Classes
2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x2500wd Essay (45%), 2hr exam (45%), Tutorial participation (10%)

Prohibitions

ANTH1004

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Anthropology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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