ANT374H1: Rethinking Development, or the Improvement of the World

Hours

36L

Development, or deliberate intervention to improve the lives of people deemed to be lacking, or left behind, has shaped the modern world for at least a century. Drawing on historical and ethnographic studies, this course examines the trajectory of development as a concept and practice, and traces its effects.

Prerequisite
ANT207H1 or permission of the instructor
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)