Research Design: Method and Theory

Research design, method and theory across the discipline of anthropology. Topics include selecting research problems and sites, engaging literature, data-gathering and analysis, Institutional Review Board approval and ethical issues. Theory and application of contrasting paradigms (i.e. positivist, interpretivist) across each of the four major subfields. Emphasizes commonalities across the discipline in major theoretical currents (i.e. cultural ecology, functionalism, symbolic, historical materialism, postmodernism, feminism, and practice theory).

1 unit — Tabares


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2021 Block 2 Research Design: Method and Theory David Song Armstrong Hall 315 25 / 22 07/03/2022
Spring 2023 Block 6 Research Design: Method and Theory Leland Tabares TBA 25 / 25 07/03/2022
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