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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Introduction

4 vídeos (Total 28 mín.), 4 leituras, 1 teste
4 videos
Chapter 1: America through Foreign Eyes: Introduction to Course7min
Chapter 2: Perceptions of Other Cultures: Generalizations, Essentialisms, and Stereotypes9min
Chapter 3: Student Approaches and Course Material10min
4 leituras
Welcome Survey (complete before beginning course)10min
How To Complete This Course1min
Chapter 1, 2, 3: Further Explorations10min
Introduction Bibliography5min
1 exercício prático
Introduction6min
3 horas para concluir

America through African Eyes

8 vídeos (Total 58 mín.), 9 leituras, 3 testes
8 videos
Chapter 2: Africans Appropriating Americans: Elvis and the Chewa of Malawi6min
Chapter 3: Africans Appropriating Americans: Tupac Shakur in Sierra Leone6min
Chapter 4: Africans in America: America through Enslaved Peoples' Eyes7min
Chapter 5: Africans in America: Sudanese Refugees in America: Navigating America in the Twentieth Century7min
Chapter 6: Africans in America: Africans and Race in America8min
Chapter 7: African-Americans and Africans in Ghana: Kwame Nkrumah, American Civil Rights, and Ghanaian Independence7min
Chapter 8: African-Americans and Africans in Ghana: Slave Tourism: How West Africans see African-American Tourists6min
9 leituras
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 4: Selections from the Narratives of Captured Slaves10min
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10min
Africa Bibliography10min
3 exercícios práticos
Africa - Check for Understanding 12min
Africa - Check for Understanding 22min
America through African Eyes12min
Semana
2
5 horas para concluir

America Through Chinese Eyes

14 vídeos (Total 168 mín.), 10 leituras, 3 testes
14 videos
Chapter 2: First Contact with America and the West6min
Chapter 3: China's Entry Into the World: Opium, the Unequal Treaties and the Exclusion Act7min
Chapter 4: From Reform to Revolution6min
Chapter 5: The New Culture Movement7min
Chapter 6: Madame Chiang Kaishek: A Study in Chinese and American Interactions in the Republican Era7min
Chapter 7: America as Enemy and as Friend: The Great Proletariat Cultural Revolution and the Ping-Pong Diplomacy7min
Chapter 8: China's Re-Entry into the World7min
Chapter 9: Taiwan and Hong Kong8min
Chapter 10: Voices from China and Taiwan7min
Chen Lei, December 7, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao23min
Feng Yu, December 7, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao25min
Jorge Liu, August 17, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao17min
Li Zhonggui, August 13, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao29min
10 leituras
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10min
China Bibliography10min
3 exercícios práticos
China - Check for Understanding 12min
China - Check for Understanding 22min
America through Chinese Eyes16min
Semana
3
7 horas para concluir

America Through French Eyes

15 vídeos (Total 240 mín.), 11 leituras, 3 testes
15 videos
Chapter 2: America: Land of Democracy12min
Chapter 3: America = Modernity10min
Chapter 4: American Capitalism: Mass Production, Mass Consumption, and Inequality11min
Chapter 5: Globalization and the Cultural Exception9min
Chapter 6: Racism and Xenophobia in the United States and France13min
Chapter 7: Religion and Secularism10min
Chapter 8: Franco-American Cultural Exchange: Art, Artists, and Art Patrons11min
Chapter 9: Intellectual Life: The American University9min
Chapter 9: Simone de Beauvoir at Rice, by Melissa Kean7min
Chapter 10: America as Hyperreality8min
Marie Darrieussecq, May 20, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette28min
Eric Fassin, May 19, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette47min
Fabrice Morel, May 22, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette37min
Jean-Loup Chrétien, December 7, 2016, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette16min
11 leituras
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 10: Further Explorations10min
France Bibliography10min
3 exercícios práticos
France - Check for Understanding 12min
France - Check for Understanding 22min
America through French Eyes16min
Semana
4
4 horas para concluir

America Through Mexican Eyes

10 vídeos (Total 71 mín.), 11 leituras, 3 testes
10 videos
Chapter 2: The Gringo, Yankee, and American4min
Chapter 3: Immigration5min
Chapter 4: Racism5min
Chapter 5: Religion5min
Chapter 6: Temples of Knowledge: Education, Universities and Libraries11min
Chapter 7: Food8min
Chapter 8: American Women5min
Chapter 9: Capitalism and Modernity10min
Chapter 10: Democracy and Empire7min
11 leituras
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10min
Chapter 10: Further Explorations10min
Mexico Bibliography10min
3 exercícios práticos
Mexico - Check for Understanding 12min
Mexico - Check for Understanding 22min
America through Mexican Eyes16min
2 horas para concluir

Reversing the Gaze

6 vídeos (Total 57 mín.), 1 leitura
6 videos
Chapter 2: Reversing the Gaze: China through American Eyes6min
Interview with Mr. and Mrs. Fung6min
Chapter 3: Reversing the Gaze: France through American Eyes4min
Chapter 4: Reversing the Gaze: Mexico through American Eyes5min
Rice Students Discuss America Through Foreign Eyes27min
1 leituras
End-of-Course Survey (complete after finishing the course)10min
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por BEFeb 15th 2017

A revealing look on how the rest of the world views the USA. Perhaps this should be offered to high school students, somt hey can better understand how other nationalities react to "Americans"

por GHFeb 14th 2019

I found the course material fascinating and thought provoking. Each week was different and I just really enjoyed the different perspectives. Well presented and quite interesting!

Instrutores

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Dr. Anne S. Chao

Lecturer
Rice University
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Dr. Julie Fette

Associate Professor
Rice University
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Dr. Jeffrey Fleisher

Associate Professor
Rice University
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Dr. Moramay López-Alonso

Associate Professor
Rice University

Sobre Universidade Rice

Rice University is consistently ranked among the top 20 universities in the U.S. and the top 100 in the world. Rice has highly respected schools of Architecture, Business, Continuing Studies, Engineering, Humanities, Music, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences and is home to the Baker Institute for Public Policy....

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