Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

ANTH 348 001 (CRN: 26592)

ANTHROPOLOGIES OF NATURE

Long Title: ANTHROPOLOGIES OF NATURE
Department: Anthropology
Instructor: Storer, Eliot
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:15PM MW MCA 210 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
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):
Undergraduate
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate Professional
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 17-JUL-2019 4:00AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
27-APR-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: This class examines the uses and makings of nature in accounts of the human and post-human. It introduces students to nature as an object of study, as an analytic and as a heuristic. Some of the topics the course explores include the nature-culture dyad, nature as resource, science and technology and the remaking of nature, economies of nature, materiality, nature and kinship, and natural ontologies. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both ANTH 348 and ANTH 548.