The CIM Courses system will be down temporarily undergoing routine maintenance.
Mar 28, 2014 by Jonathan Higman (jhigman)
Jul 4, 2017 by Eden Slone (edencslone)
ANTH 2502 : Anthropology of Science and Technology: Twenty-First-Century Brave New Worlds
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 08:03:08 GMT
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 18:48:32 GMT
Catalog Pages referencing this course
Minor in Sustainability
University General Education Requirement
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Long Course Title
Anthropology of Science and Technology: Twenty-First-Century Brave New Worlds
Short Course Title
Anth of Science & Technology
Number of Credits
Default Grading Method
Repeatable for Credit?
Frequency of Offering
Are there Course Equivalents?
Are Fees Applicable?
Explanation and Description of Fees
Are Additional Resources Required?
Explanation of Additional Resources
Justification for Additional Resources
Describe any Sources of Additional Funding
The relationship between science and society, with consideration of how scientific knowledge and emergent technologies affect our lives, identities, social relations, and material conditions. The sociopolitical context in which scientific knowledge is produced and the ethnographic study of biotechnology, especially genetics and its various applications.
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
ANTH 2XXX Anth Science and Technology.pdf
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
There are no similar courses. GW does not offer a course in the sociology of science, a course in the history of modern science, or anything else bearing on this issue.
Gen Ed: Social Science
CCAS-GPAC: Oral Communication
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
ESIA-ContempCS Conc (2010)
Course Reviewer Comments