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Concepts and methodologies for Area Studies

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
20
ECTS points
10
Level
Level 7
Module lead
John Boswell
Academic year
2021-22

Module overview

This module deals with the conceptual, theoretical and methodological challenges of researching area studies. Indicative content includes defining area studies, understanding the history of area studies, definitions, theoretical frameworks, key issues and themes, introduction to social science disciplines, multi- and inter-disciplinarity, comparative methods in area studies.

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