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ANTH 372. Business and World Culture

Credits: 3
Department: Anthropology
Description: Role of culture in influencing business practices and cross-cultural business interaction. Culture theory and its application to the business world. The impact of international business on cultural process and national development.
Prerequisites: ANTH 250
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Compare and assess the ways members of different societies assign cultural significance to specific business practices in relation to such distinctions as nationality, ethnicity, race, class, and gender.
2. Define the anthropological concept of culture and apply it to business.
3. Explain the ways that international business practices affect the societies and cultures with which they come into contact.
4. Prepare an anthropological case study that analyzes the practices of a specific international business.
5. Apply culture theory to the business world.

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