Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

AN464
Cultures of the Modern Imaginary
0.5 Credit

This course examines cross-culturally the impact of the dream and desire to be modern. It begins with a critical examination of the effect of modernist thought on social and cultural theory. It then examines how attempts to achieve the modern have shaped colonial mentalities, development thinking, attitudes to nature, and social marginalization.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
AN200 and AN202.