SS 313 — Cultural Awareness, Design Responsibility, and the Law

3 credits; 3 lecture hours

This course investigates the legal, financial, and social implications of cultural appropriation and the misuse of cultural property. A variety of indigenous and cultural groups ranging from the Wixáritari people of Mexico to the hip-hop community will be examined through case studies. Students develop strategies of how to design and collaborate with cultural groups in a sensitive and responsible manner. (G4: Social Sciences; G9: Other World Civilizations).

Home Products Development BS Degree Program

http://catalog.fitnyc.edu/undergraduate/majors/baccalaureatedegreeprograms/homeproductsdevelopmentmajor/

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