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The anthropology of the Arab world: an Introduction

Anthropologie culturelle et sociale : théorie

Responsible Faculty: Faculty of Social and Political Sciences (SSP)

Teacher(s): Irene Maffi

Validity: 2017 ->

Course Timetable (Weekly)

Date Location Notice Topics Lecturer(s)
2019/2020 : Monday 08:30-10:00 (Weekly) Géopolis/2227     Alexandra Afsary, Irene Maffi

Seminar

Autumn semester
2 hours per week
28 hours per semester
Weekly
Teaching language(s): English, French
Public: Yes
Credits: 3.00

Objective

Women in the Arab world: an anthropological approach

Content

The seminar's purpose is to unpack the existing stereotypes about the history, role and status of women in the Arab world drawing on ethnographic studies conducted in different countries of the region. Among the topics that will be tackled: the family, education, sexuality, political participation and cultural life.

Programme requirements

Good knowledge of French and English is necessary.

Use contextFaculty codeStatusCredits
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Social Sciences, 2nd part (2019 ->) ›› Sous-sous-module Anthropologie culturelle et sociale, sous-module enseignements thématiques, module Sciences sociales, bachelor en sciences sociales, 2ème partieOptional3.00
Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences, 2nd part (2013 ->) ›› Optional Seminars Submodule, Social Sciences, Major in Social Sciences, 2nd partOptional3.00
Minor in Social Sciences for Sports Students, 2nd part (2012 -> 2019) ›› Optional Seminars Submodule, Social Sciences Module, Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd partOptional3.00
Minor in Social Sciences for Sports Students, 2nd part (2017 ->) ›› Optional Seminars Submodule, Social Sciences Module, Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd partOptional3.00
Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd part (2012 ->) ›› Optional Seminars Submodule, Social Sciences Module, Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd partOptional3.00
Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd part (2019 ->) ›› Sous-module Anthropologie culturelle et sociale, module enseignements thématiques, sciences sociales, 2e partieOptional3.00
(1990 ->) ›› Préalable au doctorat en Sciences socialesOptional3.00
Social Sciences (Minor/External Branch), 2nd Part (2012 ->) ›› Optional Seminars Submodule, Social Sciences Module, Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd partOptional3.00
Social Sciences (Minor/External Branch), 2nd Part (2017 ->) ›› Optional Seminars Submodule, Social Sciences Module, Minor in Social Sciences, 2nd partOptional3.00
Social Sciences (Minor/External Branch), 2nd Part (2019 ->) ›› Sous-module Anthropologie culturelle et sociale, module enseignements thématiques, sciences sociales, 2e partieOptional3.00
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