Courses: Urban Culture and Society (ANTHB185002)

Fall 2011

Class Number: 2723
Examines techniques and questions of the social sciences as tools for studying historical and contemporary cities. Topics include political-economic organization, conflict and social differentiation (class, ethnicity and gender), and cultural production and representation. Philadelphia features prominently in discussion, reading and exploration as do global metropolitan comparisons through papers involving fieldwork, critical reading and planning/problem solving using qualitative and quantitative methods.
Div: I, Approach: Cross-Cultural Analysis (CC) Haverford: Social Science (SO)
Enrollment Limit: 25; Freshmen Spaces: 15; Enrollment Criteria:
Freshman; Sophmore; Junior; Major/Minor/Concentration; Cross listed
with ANTH-B185.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 2723 Div: I; CC; SO

Department

Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By

Department staff,TBA

Location

Bryn Mawr, TAYG

Meeting Times

MW 1:00pm-2:30pm