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  1. Colloquium Seminar on Sociological Issues- Spring 2012

    and Why It Matters" February 23 Alon Confino, Professor, UVA, Department of History "A World ... University, Department of Sociology "'Not Some Big, Huge, Racial-Type Thing, But...': Mothering ...

    master - 01/18/2014 - 17:17

  2. The Reality of the Eternal Return

    Wednesday, September 9, 2015- 4:30pm           The modern world, which sociology was conceived ... to study, is supposedly all about time’s arrow: things move continuously forward, always changing, ...

    hm3ca - 09/09/2015 - 17:09

  3. German Play

    crowds in recent years. Der Weltuntergang (The End of the World) by Jura Soyfer Chaos in the cosmos! ... an astrophysicist, knows how to prevent the apocalypse. But will he even get a chance to save the world?  The people ... in the play do not care for the end of the world at all – they would rather exploit it for profit and spend ...

    artsci - 05/10/2013 - 10:30

  4. Spring 2017

    of the "global" and "globalization" used to describe the world as well as to change it? How do global ... or controlling a specific virus. In many so-called "traditional" societies greater emphasis is placed ... (contemporary) societies (sometimes called ethnic art or “primitive art”). It will include a survey of aesthetic ...

    manager - 08/01/2017 - 11:14

  5. UVA Students Find Wisdom, Motivation in Visit by Acclaimed Writer

    Anne Bromley / University Communications This experience is exactly the sort of thing I came here ... called “one of the literary giants of our time,” has written 10 novels and five works of nonfiction, ... immediately useful.” Feuer, who called Phillips’ fiction reading “spectacular,” said he appreciated hearing ...

    zwheat - 06/29/2016 - 14:49

  6. Miao-fen Tseng received an award from Jefferson Trust to launch Language Forward Initiative in fall 2018

    of World Languages and Associate Professor of Chinese, received an award from Jefferson Trust to launch ...

    Yoyo - 04/16/2018 - 11:54

  7. Courses

    in the New World, in slavery and in freedom; and the rise of anti-slavery movements in the eighteenth ... and contradictions within the field of postcolonial theory itself. AAS 3559-005 African Worlds through Life Stories ... of African cultural worlds from the perspective of a variety of different life story genres. We will ...

    dab8s - 08/15/2017 - 12:17

  8. Spring 2013

    Lisa Shutt Mon. 3:30-6:00, New Cabell Hall 415   AAS 3500-002 African Worlds in Biography (3) ...

    dab8s - 04/13/2016 - 11:53

  9. Flute Forum

    which has been recorded and performed across the world by Claire Chase of the International Contemporary ... of the flute as a narrator in Jon Lord's suite for flute, piano, and strings:  To Notice Such Things. She ... and World Music in the graduate school at Rutgers University and Instructional Leader for the North Carolina ...

    Madison Karten - 02/14/2018 - 13:42

  10. Sociology Undergraduate

    for understanding and engaging with the world. Questions that Sociology Courses Explore:-What are the social ... "on-line" world?-How effective have social policies been in alleviating poverty? Crime? Racial disparities? ... Students Choose Sociology: Sociology has impacted my understanding of how the world works. It has both ...

    master - 08/17/2016 - 13:44