Unformatted text preview: ANT 307 Class Notes 10 April 2008 Due Dates: 4/11 – Response Paper 4/17 – Methodology Assignment 4/24– Take Home Exam The point of this take home exam is forcing a rereading of the ethnographies more closely and reading to answer certain questions. Some of these topics have been touched upon in response papers. 5/6 – Ethnography Presentation 5/13 – Ethnography Due Violence in the City of Women: Police and Batterers in Bahia, Brazil When do boys become men? When do girls become women? “Men are made, women are born” The journey for a boy to become a man is more of an active choice (losing virginity), and the journey for a girl to become a woman is natural (puberty/menstruation). “Reluctant Champions” Development of masculinity in female police officers who are focused on violence towards women. Is this a good thing? By only assigning women to take care of domestic towards women....
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- Spring '08
- female police officers, City of Women, Policewomen