American Indian and Indigenous Studies (AIIS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

AIIS 1100

This course provides an interdisciplinary introduction to the diverse cultures, histories and contemporary situations of the Indigenous peoples of North America. Students will also be introduced to important ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 1600ANTHR 1700

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1008AIIS 1100  LEC 001

  •  1009AIIS 1100  DIS 201

  •  1010AIIS 1100  DIS 202

  •  4012AIIS 1100  DIS 203

AIIS 1124

Topics and reading lists vary from section to section, but all will engage in some way with an aspect of American culture. Some sections may deal with fiction, poetry, film, or drama, and many include ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18155AIIS 1124  SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/

AIIS 2420

One of the most pressing questions of our time is how we should understand the relationship between nature (or "the environment") and culture (or society) - and/or whether these should be viewed as separate ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ANTHR 2420BSOC 2420

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  4414AIIS 2420  LEC 001

  •  4415AIIS 2420  DIS 201

  •  4416AIIS 2420  DIS 202

  • 17047AIIS 2420  DIS 203

  • 17048AIIS 2420  DIS 204

AIIS 2600

The production of North American Indigenous literatures began long before European colonization, and persists in a variety of printed, sung, carved, painted, written, spoken, and digital media. From oral ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2600ENGL 2600

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16356AIIS 2600  SEM 101

AIIS 3330

Based on indigenous and place-based "ways of knowing," this course (1) presents a theoretical and humanistic framework from which to understand generation of ecological knowledge; (2) examines processes ... view course details

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  •  4229AIIS 3330  LEC 001

AIIS 4300

Indigenous Peoples and De-Colonial Philosophies explores the formulations of de-colonization from multiple intellectual trajectories - namely the Fanonian, Latin American and Settler Colonial ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AIIS 6300

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  4202AIIS 4300  SEM 101

  • Enrollment is limited to: advanced undergraduates or graduate students. Course requirements differ at 4300 and 6300 levels.

AIIS 4970

Topic and credit hours TBA between faculty member and student. view course details

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  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1164AIIS 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

  • Students from all Colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

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  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4013AIIS 4970  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4178AIIS 4970  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Richardson, T

AIIS 6010

Graduate-level course that introduces students to ongoing research in the field of American Indian Studies in a proseminar/colloquium format. Advanced graduate students are expected to present their work ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  2856AIIS 6010  SEM 101

  • The class will occur every other Friday unless otherwise specified.

AIIS 6300

Indigenous Peoples and De-Colonial Philosophies explores the formulations of de-colonization from multiple intellectual trajectories - namely the Fanonian, Latin American and Settler Colonial ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AIIS 4300

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  4203AIIS 6300  SEM 101

  • This class is reserved for graduate students. The assignments differ from the undergraduate component of the class.

AIIS 6970

A student may, with approval of a faculty advisor, study a problem or topic not covered in a regular course or may undertake tutorial study of an independent nature in an area of interest in American Indian ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1310AIIS 6970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Nadasdy, P

      Richardson, T

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