Participatory methods in the monitoring and evaluation of development projects, where multiple stakeholders are involved in the process.
Development as an economic process of wealth accumulation, as well as a socio-political process of empowerment.
This course can be applied towards:
ANTH 100 (Introduction to Cultural Anthropology) or ANTH 200 (Cultures and the Global System).
Textbook and Materials
Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.
- Building Communities from the Inside Out: A Path Toward Finding and Mobilizing a Community's Assets, 1st Ed. (1993)
Kretzmann, John P. and McKnight, John L.
- Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples (2012)
Smith, Linda Tuhiwai
- Pedagogy of the Oppressed, 30th Anniversary Edition (2000)
Patrick Dorion is an applied anthropologist and adjunct professor of anthropology at Colorado State University. Recently he concluded a year-long project working with the Ute Mountain Ute tribe and the U.S. Department of Justice for the Byrne Criminal Justice Grant. His research interests center on economic anthropology and non-market economies; social and criminal justice; and participatory community development approaches. He teaches Cultures in the Global System, Indigenous Peoples of North America, and introductory courses in cultural anthropology.