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).
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|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|