ANTHRCUL 836 - Anthropology and Social Work Seminar
Winter 2019, Section 001 - Governance, Governmentality, and Care
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Anthropology, Cultural (ANTHRCUL)
Department: LSA Anthropology
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

What do we mean by care? Who governs? Is care also a form of governance? Is it possible to care without also governing? How does care relate to sovereignty and freedom? Who is responsible? Can we live without care or caring institutions? What are the implications of making states and NGOs as opposed to families responsible for care? What are the gendered dimensions of care? What are the racial ones? How can we think about care across various geo-political and historical circumstances? Are prisons also caring institutions? Are nursing and retirement homes? Are families? Over the next semester, we will investigate the above questions through empirical and theoretical texts as well as film, poetry, and literature.

Schedule

ANTHRCUL 836 - Anthropology and Social Work Seminar
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
32146
Open
11
 
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W 1:00PM - 4:00PM

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