240520 SE Selling|Consuming Identities - Material culture in the context of anthropological debates (P4) (2019W)
- Registration is open from Su 01.09.2019 00:01 to Mo 23.09.2019 23:59
- Deregistration possible until Th 31.10.2019 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
+ adequate attandance
+ individual quality of participation
+ feedback appointment
+ written term paper (to be handed in until 31st of march 2020 latest)
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
+ basic requirement: adequate course participation (continuos attendance)
+ quality of course participation (25%)
+ quality of term paper concept (to be discussed in an obligatory feedback appointment during winterterm) (20%)
+ qualitiy of term paper (55%)The lecturer can invite students to a grade-relevant discussion about partial achievements. Partial achievements that are obtained by fraud or plagiarized result in the non-evaluation of the course (entry 'X' in certificate). From winter term 2019/20 the plagiarism software 'Turnitin' will be used for courses with continuous assessment.
MILLER, Daniel. (ed.). 2002. Consumption: critical concepts in the social sciences. Volumes 1-4. London, Routledge.
MILLER, Daniel. 2008. The comfort of things. Cambridge [u.a.], Polity.
DASTON, Lorraine. (ed.) 2004. Things that talk: object lessons from art and science. New York, NY, Zone Books.
EDWARDS, Elizabeth/ GOSDEN, Chris/ PHILLIPS, Ruth B. (2006). Introduction. In: EDWARDS, Elizabeth et al. (eds.), Sensible Objects. Colonialism, Museums and Material Culture. Oxford & New York/ Berg Publishers: 1-31.
GRAVES-BROWN, Paul (2000). Introduction. In: ders. (ed.), Matter, Materiality and Modern Culture. London & New York, Routledge: 1-9.
HALTER, Marilyn (2000) Shopping for Identity. The Marketing of Ethnicity. Schocken Books, New York.
KALTMEIER, Olaf (2011) (Hrg.) Selling Ethnicity. Urban Cultural Politics in the Americas. Burlington, VT, Ashgate.
KOPYTOFF, Igor (2001). The Cultural Biography of Things: Commoditization as Process” In: Miller, Daniel (ed.), Consumption - Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences, Vol. III [Disciplinary approaches to consumption]. London & New York, Routledge: 9-33.
MILLER, Daniel (2005). Materiality: An Introduction. In: ders. (ed.), Materiality. Durham & London, Duke University Press: 1-50.