How are human beings adjusting to today's globalized culture and society? In a rapidly changing world, the study of anthropology is key to understanding the present and the future. Students are introduced to cross-cultural psychology and communication, and analyze interpersonal and intercultural communication behavior. Courses are committed to the study of the universal patterns and particular variations of trends of style and fashion in both time and space. Students understand the relation between food, culture and values, social identity and gender roles, religion and traditions.
Courses currently available:
Anthropology of Fashion and Desirability: Beyond the Catwalk
Food and Culture
The Mediterranean: History, Peoples, and Integration