Courses: Urban Culture and Society (ANTHB185001)

Fall 2012

Class Number: 1467
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: Scientific Investigation (SI), Cross-Cultural Analysis (CC); Haverford: Social Science (SO)
Enrollment Limit: 60; Freshmen Spaces: 20; Enrollment Criteria:
Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Major/Minor/Concentration; Crosslisted
with CITY B185;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1467 Div: I; SI;CC;


Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, TAYF,TAYG

Meeting Times

MW 1:00pm-2:30pm,MW 1:00pm-2:30pm