LPSY

3026

Cultural Psychology

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Psychology

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Cultural Psychology

Spring 2019

Taught By: Zhenlan Wang

Section: A

CRN: 3528

Credits: 4

This course examines cultural influences on human development and implications of cultural research for basic psychological theory. Drawing on psychological, anthropological, and sociolinguistic work, attention is given to cross-cultural and within-cultural variations in psychological functioning across the life course. Topics addressed include such issues as emotion, motivation, personality, cognition, and social understanding. The course is also concerned with the development of minority populations and immigrant groups, issues of cultural contact, and methodological and theoretical challenges in the integration of cultural perspectives in psychology. Prerequisite: One Lang fundamentals course, or ULEC 2160, Introduction to Psychology with a grade C or higher. This course counts toward the Ethnicities and Race minor.

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Psychology (LPSY)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 37

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 10:13pm 9/22/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 11:55am - 1:35pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/13/2019