ANT427H1: Language, Ideology, & Political Economy


Theoretical and empirical studies on the role of language in the reproduction and transformation of ideology, hegemony and political economy. Topics may include language & colonialism, imperialism, globalization, nationalism, racism, sexism, bureaucratic interactions, environmentalism, migration, gentrification. Compares and contrasts critical discourse analytic and linguistic anthropological approaches to method and politics.

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