ANT366H1: Anthropology of Activism and Social Justice

Previous Course Number: 
ANT366Y1
Hours: 
24L

Explores how anthropologists have traditionally studied social movements and how new social movements have challenged anthropologists to rethink some of their ethnographic methods and approaches. Some specific movements covered include those related to indigenous rights, environmentalism, refugees, gay and lesbian issues, biotechnology, new religions, and globalization.

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Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)