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RM215 – 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).

Offerings

TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
Fall 2017 Block 3 Research Design: Method and Theory: Interdisciplinary Research Methods Michael Sawyer Palmer Hall 221 25/19 06/17/2018
Fall 2018 Block 4 Research Design: Method and Theory Dwanna Robertson TBA 25/17 06/17/2018