|Alpha Numeric Code||
|Geography and Planning
Language, Literature, and Social Sciences
|Description||Explorations into identities and distributions of Gypsies (Romanies) and Travelers (GR&T peoples) worldwide and the challenges that their study presents to Geography and to other social science disciplines.
Topical description:This course offers insight into diverse aspects of Gypsy (Romany) and Traveler life and culture worldwide. It also focuses attention on cultural similarities and differences among GR&T peoples living in the USA. The course aims to improve student critical thinking and writing skills related to GR&T topics as background for successful completion of the written term project.
|Note||Textbooks: 1) Hancock, Ian. 2002. We are the Romani people: Ames am e Rromane dzene.
Hatfield, UK: University of Hertfordshire Press.;
2) Miller, Carol. 2010. Church of Cheese: Gypsy Ritual in the American Heyday. GemmaMedia.
Enrollment Maximum: 25
|Tuition & Fees||$ 1,131.78 US Dollars (Tuition and general fees are estimated and subject to change; please refer to the finance brochures for current tuition and fees)|
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|Method of Instruction||Online Web utilizing internal and external email and on-line discussions.|
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