ANTH3028 - Language, Gender and Culture

Term 2


The course will explore the cultural concepts and models through which sexual difference is produced and to consider a number of different theoretical approaches to the relationship between the biological/physical body and its social and political meaning and interpretation.


Taught by: Dr Alexandra Pillen
Assessment: 2 hour unseen written exam (70%) + 1 x 2000 words book review (30%)
Student Contact Hours:
2 hour seminar + 1 hour tutorial per week
Prerequisites: 3rd year students only. Subsidiary students will require permission form the tutor.
Option Type:
Social Anthropology

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