Cultural Anthropology (2016/2017)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S00742
Name of lecturer
Stefania Pontrandolfo
Coordinator
Stefania Pontrandolfo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-DEA/01 - DEMOLOGY, ETHNOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. IB dal Nov 14, 2016 al Jan 21, 2017.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

To provide introductory knowledge of general anthropology in terms of the contents, the main debates in the history of the discipline, the methods and ethical issues; to especially provide introductory knowledge to international migration.

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

S. Pontrandolfo e L. Piasere, (a cura di), 2016, Italia Romaní, vol. VI, Le migrazioni dei rom romeni in Italia, Roma, CISU. Only chapters 1-2-3-4-5-6.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exams

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017