Cultural Anthropology

Kulturna antropologija

Course credits:

6.0 ECTS / 60 (30 hours of lectures, 0 hours of exercises, 30 hours of seminars, 0 hours other forms of work)

Course holder:

izr. prof. ddr. Aljoša Pužar


Elective - expert




First semester

Study degree

1. level

    Course execution:

  • Undergraduate Programme of Cultural studies - Studies of Culture and Creativity

Short content

1. Cultural anthropology of anthropological sub-discipline (definition, subject of research) 2. Short history of cultural anthropology (in the world, in Slovenia) 3. Anthropological understanding of culture (culture and cultural practice; characteristics of anthropological understandings of culture; critics of anthropological understandings of culture) 4. Anthropological understanding of the relation between culture and language (Sapir-Whorf hypothesis, critics) 5. Anthropological understanding of relations between culture and individuals (history of anthropological research of relations between culture and individual; relation between culture and individual cognition; relation between cultural and body) 6. Anthropological understanding of the role of culture in production and reproduction of society (importance of culture for existence of societ; importance of culture foe reprioduction of society; path-dependecy model)

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Curriculum was last modified on: 07.05.2019