Friday, January 16, 2015

Final Project

Directions overview.

Try to complete the first couple of journals over the long weekend.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Sample Advocacy Ethnography

Agenda:

  • Reading Scheper-Hughes piece/group questions
Homework:
  • Read through page 47 of the ethnography for tomorrow

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Advocacy Anthropology in Practice

Agenda:

  • Review
  • Discussion of opinion journals on advocacy
  • Begin Scheper-Hughes Article

Homework:
  • MLA Corrections for Friday

Monday, January 12, 2015

Advocacy Anthropology

Agenda:

  • Review video questions
  • Discuss Advocacy Anthropology
  • Reading about A.A.
Homework:
  • Complete MLA corrections for Friday

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Female Maasai RoP Links

Alternative RoP: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5w3PEHsnr8
Protests: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rono7ZPvoto
Documentary: http://www.thecutdocumentary.org/

Additional Reading on Alt: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lisa-meadowcroft/coming-of-age-alternative_b_2127311.html

Maasai Video Questions


  • What is alternative Rite of Passage replacing?
  • What could be considered unethical about some rites of passage?
  • How does the alternative Rite of Passage replace the traditional one?
  • Evaluate in a paragraph whether you believe that alternative is effective.

Further reading: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lisa-meadowcroft/coming-of-age-alternative_b_2127311.html

Monday, January 5, 2015

RoP Review

Agenda:

  • Review RoP main notes
  • Maasai Videos
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8WTJ-r2cnQ
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ix-SKnE5-2s
Homework:
  • Prepare for quiz Friday