Courses: Seminar C: Ethical Dimensions of Fieldwork (RELGH305A01)

Fall 2007

Enrollment limited to 15 students.
This seminar will involve close readings of ethnographic studies that explore the area of religious culture. The course will engage themes such as the ethical dimensions of ethnographical fieldwork, race and gender in cultural context, author/subject interaction, religious and cultural analysis and interpretation. Authors discussed may include Victor Turner, Clifford Geertz, Loudell Snow, Marcel Mauss, Robert Orsi, Karen McCarthy Brown, Traci West, and the anthropological works of Zora Neale Hurston.

Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Major declaration or at least one 200 level plus approval of instructor

Fulfills: HU III

Department

Religion (Web site)

Taught By

Tracey Hucks (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Hall 106

Meeting Times

Th 1:30-4:00