ANTH 443 A: Anthropology of Modern Japan

Spring 2023
Meeting:
MW 11:30am - 1:20pm / SMI 405
SLN:
10325
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
JSIS A 449 A
Instructor:
Andrea Gevurtz Arai
Catalog Description:
Examines the problem of modernity in Japan since the late nineteenth century, with emphasis on contemporary Japan. Critically addresses previous anthropological work concerning patterns of Japanese "culture." Particular focus on the influence of modern forms of power, media, and exchange in the construction of present-day Japan. Offered: jointly with JSIS A 449.
GE Requirements Met:
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
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June 21, 2024 - 8:22 am