Factors of cultures change; culture change and adaptation; types of culture change in the modern world; ethnogenesis: the emergence of new cultures; ethnography; ethnographic techniques: the genealogical method, observation method, interview method.
The student will be required to present two seminar papers. Necessary guidance will be provided by the course instructor.
1—C.R. Ember and Melvin Ember, Cultural Anthropology, Prentice Hall, 2006.
2—P.C. Kottak, Cultural Anthropology, Mc Graw Hill, 2006
1—T.H.Eriksen, What is Anthropology? Pluto Press 2004.
Academic Complex Block F Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Guwahati, Assam, 781039