SOC417 UNDERSTANDING OTHER CULTURES
|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):||3(3-0)|
|Language of Instruction:||English|
|Level of Study:||Undergraduate|
|Course Coordinator:||Assoc.Prof.Dr. ERDOĞAN YILDIRIM|
|Offered Semester:||Fall or Spring Semesters.|
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Course ContentThe course probes such social and cultural questions as ´Are there different kinds of rationality? ´, ´Does language limit and control thought? ´, ´What kind of difficulties arise when we attempt to translate from one language, or culture, into another?, ´Are there universal moral principles? ´, ´Is it possible to compare different cultures? ´ Basic concepts such as self, reason and sanity, money and wealth, religious beliefs, and health will be subjected to critique.
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