Courses: Urban Culture and Society (ANTHB185002)

Fall 2013

Class Number: 2594
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)

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 2594 Div: I; CC;IP;

Department

Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By

Zhang,Jun
McDonogh,Gary W.

Location

Bryn Mawr, CARP25

Meeting Times

MW 2:30pm-4:00pm