シラバス参照

開講年度(Academic Year) 2021 
科目コード/科目名
(Course Code / Course Title)
DK110/Cultural Anthropology A 
テーマ/サブタイトル等
(Theme / Subtitle)
Studies of Culture and Human Society 
担当者 (Instructor) トーサクン(TOSAKUL RATANA) 
時間割 (Class Schedule) 春学期 (Spring Semester) 木曜日(Thu) 2時限(Period 2) オンライン
単位 (Credit) 2単位(2 Credits) 
科目ナンバリング
(Course Number)
SOX2411 
使用言語
(Language)
英語
(English) 
備考 (Notes)  
テキスト用コード (Text Code) DK110 



授業の
目標
Course
Objectives
The expected knowledge and abilities that students can acquire from this course are shown in the following.
1. To help improve the reading and writing skills of students for basic academic reading and writing in English.
2. To introduce students with a variety of anthropological perspectives and approaches to understand and analyze current issues of contemporary human society and allow them to experiment in their writing in English.
3. To provide students with the current state of anthropological debates of cultural diversity and cultural conflicts of contemporary society.
4. To help students prepare for their future dealings with cultural diversity, differences, and conflicts of contemporary human society by providing them with the necessary skills for analytical thinking critically about cultural differences in an increasingly globalized world.
 
 
授業の
内容
Course
Contents
This course introduces students to the basics of cultural anthropology which is the study of human society and cultures. In this course, students will examine the fundamental key terms and various issues of cultural anthropology. Students are encouraged to investigate the complex interface between individuals, social groups, social structures, culture, and history; and apply theoretical considerations of social and cultural anthropological analysis to critically interpret contemporary human society and cultures. The class consists of lecture & discussion part and student presentation part. Students are required to actively engage in scholarly discussions.  
 
授業計画
Course
Schedule
1. Introduction to the course  
2. Introduction to cultural anthropology/ The idea of culture  
3. Theoretical considerations in cultural anthropology/ Globalization and culture 
4. Language and culture  
5. Nature and culture  
6. Human economic systems and culture 
7. Political organization/ power and politics  
8. Stratification and social structure of inequality (caste, social class, racism, and ethnicity)  
9. Marriage, family, kinship, and domestic group 
10. Gender lives  
11. Religion, ritual, myth, and cosmos  
12. Creative expression (art, museums, and popular culture) (1)  
13. Creative expression (art, museums, and popular culture) (2)  
14. Wrap-up session 
授業時間外
(予習・復習
等)の学習
Study
Required
Outside
of Class
Students are expected to read all assigned handouts before class and contribute to class discussions actively. Each student selects one topic of her/his interest to do a presentation and takes a lead in participating in class discussion weekly. Also, each student is required to submit a critical review of two selected topics outlined in the course schedule before the end of the course. At the end of the course, each student will need to do mini ethnographic research to collect field data at your own time outside of class and write a mini ethnographic paper in English.  
成績評価
方法・基準
Evaluation
種類(Kind) 割合(%) 基準(Criteria)
平常点(In-class Points) 100  %
Two written assignments (30%) 、A final mini-ethnographic paper in English (40%) 、Presentation(15%) 、Class preparation and active participation in class discussions (15%)
備考(Notes)
Grading criteria will be following the Rikkyo University regulations
テキスト
Textbooks
No required textbook. All reading materials will be provided to students. The reading materials will be uploaded on Google Drive weekly.
参考文献
Readings
No 著者名
(Author/Editor)
書籍名
(Title)
出版社
(Publisher)
出版年
(Date)
ISBN/ISSN
1. Ashkenazi, Michael and Jeanne Jacob  Food Culture in Japan   Greenwood Press  2003  ISBN-13: 978-0313324383 
2. Haviland, William A. and Harald E. L. Prins, et al.  Cultural Anthropology: The Human Challenge. 15th Edition   MA: Cengage Learning  2017  ISBN-13: 978-1305633797 
3. Hendry, Joy  Wrapping Culture: Politeness, Presentation and Power in Japan and Other Societies.   Oxford University Press.  1993  ISBN-13: 978-0198273899 
4. Lavenda, Robert H. and Emily A. Schultz.   Core Concepts in Cultural Anthropology. Seventh Edition.   Oxford University Press.  2020  ISBN-13: 978-0190924751 
5. Nanda, Serena, and Richard L. Warms.  Cultural Anthropology. 12th Edition.   SAGE Publications.   2020  ISBN-13: 978-1544333915 
6. Martinez, D.P. (ed.).   The Worlds of Japanese Popular Culture: Gender Shifting Boundaries and Global Cultures   Cambridge University Press.   1998  ISBN:0-521-63729-5 
7. Roth, Joshua Hotaka.   Brokered Homeland: Japanese Brazilian Migrants in Japan.   Cornell University Press.  2002  ISBN-13: 978-0801440106 
その他(Others)
その他
(HP等)
Others
(e.g. HP)
注意事項
Notice
 


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