ATH104 Intro to Linguistic Anthro

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Introduces basic concepts, approaches, and perspectives of linguistic anthropology. Explores how language defines the relationship of the individual to society and the role language plays in constituting power, hierarchy, ethnicity, gender, ideology, and other aspects of social identity. Explores how language can also affect the ways that speakers conceptualize actions and organize the world. Prerequisite: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide).

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List of classes for ATH104 Intro to Linguistic Anthro
CRN Location & type Days & time Dates Seats available Materials More info
45065 Web


From September 21 through December 12, 2020
Textbooks for CRN 45065
Instructor: Rebecka R Daye
Tuition: credit Fees: $20
For information, contact the department at 971-722-4289.

Course details: CRN 45065

Course materials


No textbooks required


there is no special technology.

Instructor comments:

All readings for the course will be available to students online.  Students will complete weekly quizzes, post to discussion forums and complete 1 short paper and 1 linguistic expercise.  Topics discussed in the class include language and world view,  language and colonialism, language and storytelling, language and gender, and narratives of power

Web course information

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