Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

ANTH 623 001 (CRN: 25593)

VALUES AND VALUABLES

Long Title: VALUES AND VALUABLES
Department: Anthropology
Instructor: Ballestero, Andrea
Meeting: 2:30PM - 5:00PM T SEW 562 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 17-JUL-2019 4:10AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Conceptually and ethnographically explores different value regimes and the objects and subjects that help define them. Reviews theories of value and explores the creative configurations that people around the world make of them. Some of the topics include: capitalism and financial capitalism, the materialization of value, affective attachments to valuables, and the social life of valuables.