Department of Sociology

SOC457 CULTURE, IDENTITY &POST-COLONIAL THEOR

Course Code: 2320457
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Academic Staff Dr. BARIŞ MÜCEN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

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Course Content

This course will focus on the strategies by which demarcations between self and other and corollary distinctions between First World-Third World, West-East and masculine-feminine are deployed in various cultural and political discourses. The emergent and contested dimensions of modern, gendered, national and cultural identities will be examined through post-colonial theorists such as Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Homi Bhabha, Edward Said, Frantz Fanon.

Learning Outcomes

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