Syllabus - IS11: Origins of Global Interdependence - Winter...

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IS11: Origins of Global Interdependence - Winter 2008 ( Crosslisted as Anthro 41a ) Tom Douglas Office Location: SSPB 1290 Dept. of Anthropology Office Hours: Mon. 5:45 – 6:45 pm Univ. of California, Irvine Lecture: Mon. 7:00 – 9:50 pm Room: PSLH 100 Course Code 64020 (IS 11) Course Code 60130 (Anthro 41a) Course Website: http://eee.uci.edu/08w/64020/ Section Times - Please note that all students must be enrolled in and attend a weekly section. Sections will begin meeting the week of Jan. 14. 64021 Dis1 M 1:00- 1:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60131 Anthro 41A, Dis 1) 64022 Dis2 M 2:00- 2:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60132 Anthro 41A, Dis 2) 64023 Dis3 M 3:00- 3:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60133 Anthro 41A, Dis 3) 64024 Dis4 Tu 4:00- 4:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60134 Anthro 41A, Dis 4) 64025 Dis5 Tu 5:00- 5:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60135 Anthro 41A, Dis 5) 64026 Dis6 Tu 6:00- 6:50p SSL 105 ( same as 60136 Anthro 41A, Dis 6) 64027 Dis7 W 1:00- 1:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60137 Anthro 41A, Dis 7) 64028 Dis8 W 2:00- 2:50p SSL 105 ( same as 60138 Anthro 41A, Dis 8) 64029 Dis9 W 12:00 – 12:50p SST 120 ( same as 60139 Anthro 41A, Dis 9) 64030 Dis10 Th 1:00- 1:50p SSL 155 ( same as 60140 Anthro 41A, Dis 10) 64031 Dis11 Tu 2:00- 2:50p SSL 105 ( same as 60141 Anthro 41A, Dis 11) 64032 Dis12 Tu 3:00- 3:50p SSL 105 ( same as 60142 Anthro 41A, Dis 12) 64033 Dis13 Tu 1:00- 1:50p SSL 105 1
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( same as 60143 Anthro 41A, Dis 13) 64034 Dis15 Tu 7:00 – 7:50 SST 238 ( same as 60144 Anthro 41A, Dis 14) 64035 Dis15 Tu 3:00- 3:50p SSL 159 ( same as 60145 Anthro 41A, Dis 15) Course Description: This is a core course for the International Studies major. It seeks to give students an overview of the rise of global interdependence (what is often popularly referred to as “globalization”) – in political, economic and cultural terms. In this course we will seek to critically assess the received notions of the rise of “civilization” as presented in popular Western histories and the accompanying stories of European dominance. We will be examining and investigating some of the core concepts of International Studies and our modern society – the nation-state, sovereignty, the market, capitalism, and freedom. We will be examining these cultural constructions, their origins and developments, through the perspective of cultural anthropology. We will explore feudalism, colonialism, capitalism, nationalism, religion and globalization with an anthropological lens. The goal of this course is to provide students with some essential background to the
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