ANTH 304 A: Anthropology of Beauty

Meeting Time: 
MW 8:30am - 10:20am
Location: 
* *
SLN: 
10317
Instructor:
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Heather D. Clark
Catalog Description: 
What is beautiful? Who creates the standard(s)? How have the standards changed? How does race/ethnicity, gender, class, age, sexuality and (dis)ability intersect with this notion of beauty? Explores the augmentation/modification/transformation of the 'abnormal' body. Includes a critical look at structures and institutions that create and perpetuate beauty ideals.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 4, 2021 - 10:53pm