Cultural Anthropology [Cognomi M-Z] (2016/2017)

Course code
4S00742
Name of lecturers
Stefania Pontrandolfo, Giorgia Decarli
Coordinator
Stefania Pontrandolfo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
M-DEA/01 - DEMOLOGY, ETHNOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IIA, Sem. IIB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3 from Mar 2, 2017  to Apr 22, 2017
Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.1  
Sem. IIB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  
Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.1  

Learning outcomes

To acquire introductory knowledge of socio-cultural anthropology (main contents, debates, methods and ethical issues; to acquire introductory knowledge of international migration anthropology.

Syllabus

Several anthropological topics will be discussed, from the most classic (such as the concept of culture, the ethnographic method, cosmology, political and economic organisations) to the most currently under debate (like the cultural effects of globalisation and multi-culturalism). Part of the course will deal will a more detailed analysis of the anthropology of migration and of Romanian Roma migration.

Texts:
E. A. Schultz e R. H. Lavenda, 2015, Antropologia culturale, Zanichelli, Bologna (only the third Italian edition). Only chapters 1-2-3-7-8-9-12-14

B. Riccio (a cura di), 2014, Antropologia e migrazioni, Roma, CISU.
Only chapters 1-2-6-7-9-10-11-12-17-19

B. Sorgoni (a cura di), 2011, Etnografia dell'accoglienza. Rifugiati e richiedenti asilo a Ravenna, Roma, CISU.

S. Pontrandolfo e L. Piasere, (a cura di), 2016, Italia Romaní, vol. VI, Le migrazioni dei rom romeni in Italia, Roma, CISU. Only chapters 1-2-4-5-6.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017