REECAS Quarterly Course Lists
Winter 2021 JSIS A 427 / ANTH 425 Anthropology of the Post-Soviet States
Meeting Time: MW 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
Joint Sections: ANTH 425
Instructor: Laada Bilaniuk
Analysis of Soviet and post-Soviet culture and identity. Historical transformations in Soviet approaches to ethnicity and nationality; contemporary processes of nation building and interethnic conflict. Examination of culture through the intersection of social ritual, government policies, language, economic practices, and daily life. Regional focus varies.