Dec 04, 2021  
2008-2009 
    
2008-2009 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANT 261 - Science, Religion, and Society


Instructor
Lozada

Inquiry into the production and cultural meanings of scientific knowledge and technological change. Comparison of the function and rhetoric of scientific “truths” to other modes of truth-production, such as religion, and consideration of the cultural production of the language of science. Topics include the conflict and dialogue between science and religion, rationality, ethics and the practice of science, environmental issues, and social change.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Not offered 2008-09; offered in alternating years.)