Courses: Urban Culture and Society (ANTHB185001)

Fall 2013

Class Number: 1548
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), Inquiry into the Past (IP); Haverford: Social Science (SO)
Enrollment Limit: 70; Freshmen Spaces: 20; Enrollment Criteria:
Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Major/Minor/Concentration; Instructor
Permission; Crosslisted with CITY B185;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1548 Div: I; CC;IP;

Department

Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By

McDonogh,Gary W.
Zhang,Jun

Location

Bryn Mawr, CARP21

Meeting Times

MW 2:30pm-4:00pm