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Introduction

The United States has always been a source of fascination— both attraction and repulsion — for the people of France, Mexico, China, and African countries such as Nigeria, Ghana, and Sudan. America Through Foreign Eyes is a rich, interdisciplinary, international course that features Rice faculty from a variety of disciplines and area studies. Focused on perceptions of America abroad, the course is a cross between World Cultures and American Studies. The course features four modules, each covering the perceptions and interactions of particular regions with America, Americans and Americanization....
4件のビデオ (合計28分), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4件のビデオ
Chapter 1: America through Foreign Eyes: Introduction to Course7 分
Chapter 2: Perceptions of Other Cultures: Generalizations, Essentialisms, and Stereotypes9 分
Chapter 3: Student Approaches and Course Material10 分
4件の学習用教材
Welcome Survey (complete before beginning course)10 分
How To Complete This Course1 分
Chapter 1, 2, 3: Further Explorations10 分
Introduction Bibliography5 分
1の練習問題
Introduction6 分
3時間で修了

America through African Eyes

The United States has always been a source of fascination for Africans. African observers and travelers are rarely indifferent to American culture and people. This module, “America Through African Eyes,” examines historical and contemporary perceptions of America, Americans, and Americanization through the lens of African writers, politicians, intellectuals, refugees, and local citizens. Taught by Dr. Jeffrey Fleisher, a professor of Archeology, this module will cover the four themes of the course: Democracy and Modernity; Globalization and Capitalism; Racism and Immigration; and Intellectual and Cultural Life....
8件のビデオ (合計58分), 9 readings, 3 quizzes
8件のビデオ
Chapter 2: Africans Appropriating Americans: Elvis and the Chewa of Malawi6 分
Chapter 3: Africans Appropriating Americans: Tupac Shakur in Sierra Leone6 分
Chapter 4: Africans in America: America through Enslaved Peoples' Eyes7 分
Chapter 5: Africans in America: Sudanese Refugees in America: Navigating America in the Twentieth Century7 分
Chapter 6: Africans in America: Africans and Race in America8 分
Chapter 7: African-Americans and Africans in Ghana: Kwame Nkrumah, American Civil Rights, and Ghanaian Independence7 分
Chapter 8: African-Americans and Africans in Ghana: Slave Tourism: How West Africans see African-American Tourists6 分
9件の学習用教材
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 4: Selections from the Narratives of Captured Slaves10 分
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10 分
Africa Bibliography10 分
3の練習問題
Africa - Check for Understanding 12 分
Africa - Check for Understanding 22 分
America through African Eyes12 分
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5時間で修了

America Through Chinese Eyes

The United States has always been a source of fascination for the people of China. Chinese observers and travelers are rarely indifferent to American culture and people. This module, “America Through Chinese Eyes,” examines historical and contemporary perceptions of America, Americans, and Americanization through the lens of Chinese writers, artists, politicians, intellectuals, and public opinion. Taught by Dr. Anne Chao, a professor of History, this module will cover the four themes of the course: Democracy and Modernity; Globalization and Capitalism; Racism and Immigration; and Intellectual and Cultural Life....
14件のビデオ (合計168分), 10 readings, 3 quizzes
14件のビデオ
Chapter 2: First Contact with America and the West6 分
Chapter 3: China's Entry Into the World: Opium, the Unequal Treaties and the Exclusion Act7 分
Chapter 4: From Reform to Revolution6 分
Chapter 5: The New Culture Movement7 分
Chapter 6: Madame Chiang Kaishek: A Study in Chinese and American Interactions in the Republican Era7 分
Chapter 7: America as Enemy and as Friend: The Great Proletariat Cultural Revolution and the Ping-Pong Diplomacy7 分
Chapter 8: China's Re-Entry into the World7 分
Chapter 9: Taiwan and Hong Kong8 分
Chapter 10: Voices from China and Taiwan7 分
Chen Lei, December 7, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao23 分
Feng Yu, December 7, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao25 分
Jorge Liu, August 17, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao17 分
Li Zhonggui, August 13, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao29 分
10件の学習用教材
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10 分
China Bibliography10 分
3の練習問題
China - Check for Understanding 12 分
China - Check for Understanding 22 分
America through Chinese Eyes16 分
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America Through French Eyes

The United States has always been a source of fascination for the people of France. French observers and travelers are rarely indifferent to American culture and people. This module, “America Through French Eyes,” examines historical and contemporary perceptions of America, Americans, and Americanization through the lens of French writers, artists, politicians, intellectuals, and public opinion. Taught by Dr. Julie Fette, a professor of French Studies, this module will cover the four themes of the course: Democracy and Modernity; Globalization and Capitalism; Racism and Immigration; and Intellectual and Cultural Life....
15件のビデオ (合計240分), 11 readings, 3 quizzes
15件のビデオ
Chapter 2: America: Land of Democracy12 分
Chapter 3: America = Modernity10 分
Chapter 4: American Capitalism: Mass Production, Mass Consumption, and Inequality11 分
Chapter 5: Globalization and the Cultural Exception9 分
Chapter 6: Racism and Xenophobia in the United States and France13 分
Chapter 7: Religion and Secularism10 分
Chapter 8: Franco-American Cultural Exchange: Art, Artists, and Art Patrons11 分
Chapter 9: Intellectual Life: The American University9 分
Chapter 9: Simone de Beauvoir at Rice, by Melissa Kean7 分
Chapter 10: America as Hyperreality8 分
Marie Darrieussecq, May 20, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette28 分
Eric Fassin, May 19, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette47 分
Fabrice Morel, May 22, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette37 分
Jean-Loup Chrétien, December 7, 2016, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette16 分
11件の学習用教材
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 10: Further Explorations10 分
France Bibliography10 分
3の練習問題
France - Check for Understanding 12 分
France - Check for Understanding 22 分
America through French Eyes16 分
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4時間で修了

America Through Mexican Eyes

The United States has always been a source of fascination for the people of Mexico. Mexican observers and travelers are rarely indifferent to American culture and people. This module, “ America Through Mexican Eyes,” examines historical and contemporary perceptions of America, Americans, and Americanization through the lens of Mexican writers, artists, politicians, intellectuals, and public opinion. Taught by Dr. Moramay López-Alonso, a professor of History, this module will cover the four themes of the course: Democracy and Modernity; Globalization and Capitalism; Racism and Immigration; and Intellectual and Cultural Life. ...
10件のビデオ (合計71分), 11 readings, 3 quizzes
10件のビデオ
Chapter 2: The Gringo, Yankee, and American4 分
Chapter 3: Immigration5 分
Chapter 4: Racism5 分
Chapter 5: Religion5 分
Chapter 6: Temples of Knowledge: Education, Universities and Libraries11 分
Chapter 7: Food8 分
Chapter 8: American Women5 分
Chapter 9: Capitalism and Modernity10 分
Chapter 10: Democracy and Empire7 分
11件の学習用教材
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10 分
Chapter 10: Further Explorations10 分
Mexico Bibliography10 分
3の練習問題
Mexico - Check for Understanding 12 分
Mexico - Check for Understanding 22 分
America through Mexican Eyes16 分
2時間で修了

Reversing the Gaze

This course has explored how the United States has been a source of fascination for African, Chinese, French, and Mexican people. What happens when we “reverse the gaze?” This module examines historical and contemporary perceptions of Africa, China, France, and Mexico through American eyes. Join all four instructors for informal conversations over a meal at various Houston restaurants about American perceptions of the world. ...
6件のビデオ (合計57分), 1 reading
6件のビデオ
Chapter 2: Reversing the Gaze: China through American Eyes6 分
Interview with Mr. and Mrs. Fung6 分
Chapter 3: Reversing the Gaze: France through American Eyes4 分
Chapter 4: Reversing the Gaze: Mexico through American Eyes5 分
Rice Students Discuss America Through Foreign Eyes27 分
1件の学習用教材
End-of-Course Survey (complete after finishing the course)10 分
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by BEFeb 15th 2017

A revealing look on how the rest of the world views the USA. Perhaps this should be offered to high school students, somt hey can better understand how other nationalities react to "Americans"

by GHFeb 14th 2019

I found the course material fascinating and thought provoking. Each week was different and I just really enjoyed the different perspectives. Well presented and quite interesting!

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Dr. Anne S. Chao

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Rice University
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Dr. Julie Fette

Associate Professor
Rice University
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Dr. Jeffrey Fleisher

Associate Professor
Rice University
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Dr. Moramay López-Alonso

Associate Professor
Rice University

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