Fall 2007/Spring 2008 Course Catalog

The information below is taken from the printed catalog the college produces each year. For more up to date information, including links to course websites, faculty homepages, reserve readings, and more, use the 'courses' or semester specific link to your left.

My Life: Jerome Himmelstein, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Sociology

Asking the right questions Interview by Katherine Duke ’05

Michael Kimmel to Speak on "Men and Women in the New Millennium" at Amherst College Oct. 23

October 16, 2001 Director of Media Relations

Lembo Looks at TV in New Book

July 30, 2001 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.— In the recently released book Thinking Through Television ($54.95 cloth, $19.95 paper, 544 pp., Cambridge University Press, New York 2001), Ron Lembo, associate professor of sociology at Amherst College, confronts the social criticism that claims television is merely a form of capitalist control over the masses, and argues that individuals may indeed profit from their discourse with television.

Amherst College Faculty and Students Report on Recent Trip to Cuba April 24

April 19, 2001 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Stanley Tambiah To Give Three Lectures on Globalization at Amherst in April

March 29, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Stanley J. Tambiah, the John J. McCloy ’16 Professor of American Institutions and International Relations at Amherst College and Esther and Stanley Rabb Professor of Anthropology at Harvard University, will deliver three lectures on “Formations in an Age of Globalization” at Amherst College in April.

William Irwin Thompson To Speak at Amherst College April 5

March 30, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

John L. and Jean Comaroff To Speak on the "New South Africa" at Amherst College April 24

Best-Selling Author Charles C. Mann To Lecture at Amherst College Oct. 17

October 11, 2005
Director of Media Relations

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