GRADUATE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCESMIDDLE EAST STUDIES

SOC544 ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE MIDDLE EAST

Course Code: 2320544
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Masters
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr AYKAN ERDEMİR
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

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Course Content

This course offers a general overview of the Middle Eastern communities and cultures through a critical discussion of the anthropological works on the area. The principal aim is to provide students with the necessary theoretical and methodological tools to explore and appreciate the diversity of individual and collective experiences in the Middle East from a culturally relativistic point of view. Students will be exposed to a wide-range of ethnographic studies based on participant observation in various parts of the Middle East.

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