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Other appropriate courses offered during the fall and spring semesters, or during the winter term, may be substituted for courses in category 2 at the discretion of the program director.
The director or minor advisor will also approve courses to count in category 3. Obie Porteous economics This program offers a minor in African Studies to students who complete the following requirements: When given the option to pursue independent research projects in these courses, students are expected to choose Africa-related topics to contribute to their minor: Other courses offered during the fall, winter, or spring terms, or at affiliated institutions abroad, may be substituted for the above listed courses at the discretion of the program director.
As a general rule, no more than one course from a study abroad program will be counted towards the fulfillment of the minor. Students writing honors theses will undertake an additional term of independent research and writing AMST Three AMST electives, two of which must be numbered or higher.
Courses may not count toward both the elective and concentration requirements. Students should normally take this seminar in the Fall of their Junior year.
Where compelling circumstances make doing this impossible, arrangements to take the course as a senior may be made with the director of the American Studies program.
Seniors must complete either a one-credit research project and essay of approximately 30 pages, or, if otherwise qualified, a two-credit honors thesis of approximately 70 pages. Equivalent work in other media may be possible. This seminar will focus on the development of sophisticated research skills, the sharing with peers of research and writing in progress, and the completion of a substantial research project.
Those writing one-credit essays will complete their projects over the course of this tutorial. Students writing two-credit honors theses will complete at least one chapter in the seminar and then continue work on the project over another term AMST in consultation with a faculty adviser.
To qualify for the writing of an honors thesis, a student must have a GPA of at least 3. Faculty will make determinations on the awarding of honors after theses are completed. Concentrations must bring together coherent clusters of four courses that address particular themes, periods, movements, or modes of thought and expression.
In consultation with an advisor and with approval of the program, students will develop an interdisciplinary concentration in one of these areas: Students will study popular cultural forms, their reception, and the history of their production in the United States.
Courses will especially focus on the conflicts between popular culture as a site of creativity and democratic empowerment on the one hand, and as a product of dominant commercialized cultural industries on the other. Artistic and Intellectual Traditions: Students will focus on literary, religious, philosophical, and social thought and its expression in the United States.
They will be encouraged to examine particular currents of thought e. Course work may include the study of American regional geography, the historical and aesthetic dimensions of the built environment, the impacts of urban growth, suburbanization, or the imagining of utopian spaces.
People create meaning about their personal and public lives through cultural practices, but those practices take place within institutional and ideological structures., fax , Internet address [email protected] The authors may be contacted at papers carry the names of the authors and should be cited accordingly.
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Results. A total of 41 lungs with gross lesions consistent with pneumonia were examined. Of these, 35 lungs displayed the typical gross appearance of chronic bronchopneumonia, with several or all of the characteristic histological features.
A total of patients with hyperuricemia are scheduled to be enrolled between and and then followed-up for 24 months. Prior to assessment of eligibility, every patient is required to receive an adequate explanation of the study plan, with written informed consent then obtained from each patient.
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