ANT349H1: Anthropology and New Technologies

Previous Course Number: 
ANT442H1
Hours: 
24L

This course explores the relationship between technology and culture through a focus on new media and technological infrastructures. Anticipating a future of driverless cars and big data, we examine how social theorists, cultural critics and ethnographers have sought to understand the socio-cultural dimensions of earlier waves of rapid technological change. 

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Exclusion: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)