SOAN 321 Theory Through Ethnography
Content: This seminar-style class will focus on reading ethnographies as a means of analyzing and assessing contemporary anthropological theory; emphasis will be on reading and critical analysis of the latest works to examine the interface among the local production of knowledge, method, and global theory. Readings based on student input and will draw from regions around the world including East Asia, the United States, South America, and Europe.
Prerequisites: SOAN 100 or 110 and two 200-level SOAN courses.
Restrictions: Junior standing required.
Usually offered: Alternate Years, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.