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Antropologia Cultural - Estudos de Cultura - Sem Ramos - Especialidades


6.0
ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 1 / 2º Semestre
Plan: 2017/18
Scientific Area: CUL
Level: Licenciatura

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 32.00
Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Estudos de Cultura - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2017/18
Estudos de Cultura (regime pós-laboral) - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2017/18

Teaching Staff

José António Teixeira Cardoso
José António Teixeira Cardoso


Responsibilities:
Regência
Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
Ensino teórico-prático

Course Information

Course Objectivs

Anthropology is a human science which aims at the understanding of human diversity in the world, through the study of biological and cultural evolution of man, their modes of production, social structures, traditions, customs and languages, from the distant past to the present day.

Evaluation Criteria

Evaluation regime:
a) Periodic evaluation - Consisting of two written tests. (Weighting 70%)
b) Continuous evaluation - Written works with oral presentation (20% weighting); Critical interventions in class. (Weighting 10%).
Note - 1. The periodic evaluation is conditioned to 75% of class attendance.
2.The Classification obtained by the continuous evaluation can not be recovered in an examination of resource

Program Resume (get program detail)

1 Anthropology introduction
1.1. Discovery of the world and alterity (ethnographic literature 16th-19th centuries)
1.2. Birth of Humanities sciences
1.3. The anthropological View from Afar
2. Definitions and concepts of Culture
2.1. Patterns of culture (Benedict), and Invariant culture (Lévi-Strauss)
2.2. Cultural diversity: Relativism, determinism and cultural Dynamism
2.3. Culture factors
2.4. Cultural dynamics
2.4.1. The language and the verbal
2.4.2. Non-verbal arts and games
3. Social Ethnem and Change
3.1. Family, Education, Religion, Economy and Politics
3.2. Culture and Change: Theoretical Aspects of Cultural Change and Creativity
3.3. Characteristics of Cultural Change in Contemporary Societies
3.3.1. Self-reflexivity of Culture
3.3.2. Global Culture and Multiculturalism

Main Bibliography

Benedict, R. (s.d.). Padrões de cultura. Lisboa: Livros do Brasil.
Bernardi, B. (1974). Introdução aos Estudos Etno-Antropológicos. Vila Nova de Gaia: Edições 70
Breton, Y. (1981). L'Anthropologie Sociale et les sociétés de pêcheurs: réflexions sur la naissance d?un sous-champ disciplinaire, Anthropologie et Sociétés, 1981, vol.5, 1: 7-27.
Cuche, D. (2003). A Noção de Cultura nas Ciências Sociais. Coimbra: Pé de Página.
Damásio, A. (2017) A estranha ordem das coisas. Lisboa: Círculo de Leitores.
Geertz, C. (1978). A interpretação das culturas. Rio de Janeiro: Zahar.
Titiev, M. (1992). Introdução à antropologia cultural. Serviço da Educação, 7.ª ed., F. C. Gulbenkian.
Xavier, J.B. (2016) Cultura na vida de todos os dias. Porto: Porto Editora

Other Biographical Sources / Support Documents

Student Support

Monday, Tuesday and Friday: 10,00 / 11,00h

Wednesday 10.00 / 13.00h

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Quarta 10,00/13,00h

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