FSS:SANb1005 Currant social/cultural theory - Course Information
SANb1005 Contemporary Social and Cultural TheoryFaculty of Social Studies
- Extent and Intensity
- 1/1/0. 6 credit(s). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: z (credit).
- doc. Mgr. Eva Šlesingerová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Karel Němeček (seminar tutor)
Ing. Soňa Enenkelová (assistant)
- Guaranteed by
- doc. Mgr. Eva Šlesingerová, Ph.D.
Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Eva Šlesingerová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
- ! SAN103 Currant social/cultural theory
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 40 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/40, only registered: 0/40, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/40
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- Social Anthropology (programme FSS, B-SAN) (5)
- Course objectives
- To introduce key theories of social anthropology, as well as their leading protagonists in science. To show the students the way theory is connected to ethnography - both in the past and in the presence.
- Learning outcomes
- The ability to detect the preferential theory of the author, once reading his ethnography. The ability to propose the most suitable theory to deal with a particular topic in anthropology.
- Antropology as the study of the other: Mausse, Malinowski and Durkheim I, the Other and another objects of anthropological interest Mary Douglas meets Claude Levi-Strauss Geertz and Turner notice the unseen Edward Said and open gates of the Orient Antropologists among the Other Capitalism and people withouth history: anthropology and the idea of development Social structure and practical behaviour Pierre Bourdieu, and the symbolic Modern strategies of knowledge and power: neoliberal governmentality
- required literature
- Kuper, Adam. 1996. Anthropologists and Anthropology: The Modern British School. London: Routledge Perry, Richard, J. 2003. Five Key Concepts in Anthropological Thinking. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hal
- Teaching methods
- Lectures, seminars
- Assessment methods
- please see the current sylabus for the particular cohort
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.