ANTH 650 (1SY) - Anthropology of Migration and Movement

Anthropology of Migration

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Anthropology
Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 15852
This course uses an anthropological framework to gain a more nuanced understanding of the complexities of global migration and human movement. It will examine the theoretical underpinnings of an anthropological perspective on migration and movement, and will explore a variety of ethnographic case studies to explore the significant political, economic, environmental, legal, and social issues that influence global migration.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Sara Withers

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 T 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 126
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 R 11:10am - 12:30pm ONLINE


There are two required books for the course: • Jason De Leon. 2015. The Land of Open Graves: Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail. ISBN-13: 978-0520282759 • Catherine Besteman, 2016. Making Refugee: Somali Bantu Refugees and Lewiston, Maine. ISBN-13: 978-0822360445