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Scott, Jason B Lecturer

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Teaching

courses taught

  • ANTH 2100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
    Covers current theories in cultural anthropology and discusses the nature of field work. Explores major schools of thought and ethnographic fieldwork in a range of cultures studied by anthropologists. Required for Anthropology majors.
  • ANTH 4020 - Explorations in Anthropology
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
    Special topics in cultural and physical anthropology, as well as archaeology. Check with the department for semester offerings. May be repeated up to 9 total credit hours. Same as ANTH 5020.
  • PACS 2500 - Introduction to Peace, Conflict and Security Studies
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
    Introduces the related fields of peace, conflict and security studies. Examines causes and dynamics of conflict and violence (interpersonal to global). Examines theory and research concerning peace movements, conflict resolution and security institutions. Explores career options in related fields.
  • PACS 3700 - Communication and Conflict Management
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
    Examines interdisciplinary concepts and theories enabling students to better understand different types of conflict, sources of conflict, and communication patterns that serve to create, maintain and transform conflict. Teaches practical skills in conflict management areas such as bargaining, facilitation, mediation and negotiation. Same as COMM 3700.

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)