ANTHRCUL 458 - Topics in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology
Section: 002 Ethnography Lab - Mexican Exposures: Environmental Health and Inequality in Mexico City
Term: FA 2019
Subject: Anthropology, Cultural (ANTHRCUL)
Department: LSA Anthropology
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Junior and above.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This is an small intensive lab seminar in ethnographic research and analysis methods using materials from a collaborative medical anthropology, environmental health study in Mexico City conducted by the course instructor. Students are trained in qualitative data analysis and learn about contemporary Mexico City, environmental health research, food and water systems and ethnographic analysis methods. Students will develop individualized projects based on course materials using methods learned throughout the course. To apply for a position interested students need read the Mexican Exposures website throughly https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/mexican-exposures. Please pay special attention to the lab page and lab requirements including; reading the two required texts and availability for 5-6 lab coding hours a week beyond the weekly lab meeting.

Course Requirements:

Students need to either a) read in Spanish, or b) have a background or interest in STS (Science Technology Studies). Background in social theory a plus.

Intended Audience:

Enrollment through the consent of the instructor.

Class Format:

Small intensive lab seminar.

ANTHRCUL 458 - Topics in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology
Schedule Listing
002 (SEM)
P
25216
Open
3
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: The class will meet in 208 West Hall.
003 (SEM)
P
25217
Open
8
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
005 (SEM)
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29088
Closed
0
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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