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  • Students will examine three propositions: (1) the existence of a global society; (2) the flaws of its principal, global institutions – the state, markets, and democracy; and (3) absent their reform, whether the global society is at risk. Course Information: Prerequisite: Instructor Approval...
  • This 8-week online course provides the opportunity to learn about the application of ethnographic methods in various formal and informal educational settings (e.g., schools, homes, churches, and non-profit programs). In addition to introducing students to the methodological approach of ethnography...
  • This course examines the historical and contemporary transformations associated with globalization from the perspective of information as a core element of sociotechnical and political economic processes. Drawing on themes of empire, industrialization, big science and data, and ubiquitous...