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Leah M. Koskimaki
ANTH 469
Seattle Campus

Special Studies in Anthropology

Delineation and analysis of a specific problem or related problems in anthropology. Offered occasionally by visitors or resident faculty.

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Anth 469: Youth, Culture, Globalization This course examines and explores recent critical approaches to studying global youth and youth cultures from an anthropological perspective. It theoretically examines current global issues through the reading of contemporary youth ethnography: a study of cultural production in the everyday lives of young people in various settings and contexts. The class readings and documentaries mostly focus on the following larger themes: culture and globalization, modernity, popular culture and media, socioeconomic development, civil society and the public sphere, and student politics.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Leah M. Koskimaki
Date: 06/16/2010