Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2023


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ANTH 340 001 (CRN: 15234)


Department: Anthropology
Instructor: Boyer, Dominic C.
Meeting: 12:00PM - 2:29PM M (21-AUG-2023 - 1-DEC-2023) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group II
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 40
Section Enrolled: 24
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 40
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 26
Enrollment data as of: 12-JUL-2024 6:04AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
2:00PM - 5:00PM F
Description: This course explores the relationship between two of the most powerful forces shaping the world today: economic globalization and political neoliberalism. Using ethnographic, policy and theoretical documentation drawn from a variety of case studies, we will reconstruct the interrelated origins of globalization and neoliberalism and map their social and cultural impacts across the world. Cross-list: ANTH 540. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ANTH 340 if student has credit for ANTH 540.