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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....
Reading
4 个视频 (总计 28 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video4 个视频
Chapter 1: America through Foreign Eyes: Introduction to Course7分钟
Chapter 2: Perceptions of Other Cultures: Generalizations, Essentialisms, and Stereotypes9分钟
Chapter 3: Student Approaches and Course Material10分钟
Reading4 个阅读材料
Welcome Survey (complete before beginning course)10分钟
How To Complete This Course1分钟
Chapter 1, 2, 3: Further Explorations10分钟
Introduction Bibliography5分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Introduction6分钟
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 3 小时

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....
Reading
8 个视频 (总计 58 分钟), 9 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video8 个视频
Chapter 2: Africans Appropriating Americans: Elvis and the Chewa of Malawi6分钟
Chapter 3: Africans Appropriating Americans: Tupac Shakur in Sierra Leone6分钟
Chapter 4: Africans in America: America through Enslaved Peoples' Eyes7分钟
Chapter 5: Africans in America: Sudanese Refugees in America: Navigating America in the Twentieth Century7分钟
Chapter 6: Africans in America: Africans and Race in America8分钟
Chapter 7: African-Americans and Africans in Ghana: Kwame Nkrumah, American Civil Rights, and Ghanaian Independence7分钟
Chapter 8: African-Americans and Africans in Ghana: Slave Tourism: How West Africans see African-American Tourists6分钟
Reading9 个阅读材料
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 4: Selections from the Narratives of Captured Slaves10分钟
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10分钟
Africa Bibliography10分钟
Quiz3 个练习
Africa - Check for Understanding 12分钟
Africa - Check for Understanding 22分钟
America through African Eyes12分钟
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完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 5 小时

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....
Reading
14 个视频 (总计 168 分钟), 10 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video14 个视频
Chapter 2: First Contact with America and the West6分钟
Chapter 3: China's Entry Into the World: Opium, the Unequal Treaties and the Exclusion Act7分钟
Chapter 4: From Reform to Revolution6分钟
Chapter 5: The New Culture Movement7分钟
Chapter 6: Madame Chiang Kaishek: A Study in Chinese and American Interactions in the Republican Era7分钟
Chapter 7: America as Enemy and as Friend: The Great Proletariat Cultural Revolution and the Ping-Pong Diplomacy7分钟
Chapter 8: China's Re-Entry into the World7分钟
Chapter 9: Taiwan and Hong Kong8分钟
Chapter 10: Voices from China and Taiwan7分钟
Chen Lei, December 7, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao23分钟
Feng Yu, December 7, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao25分钟
Jorge Liu, August 17, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao17分钟
Li Zhonggui, August 13, 2014, Interviewed by Dr. Anne Chao29分钟
Reading10 个阅读材料
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10分钟
China Bibliography10分钟
Quiz3 个练习
China - Check for Understanding 12分钟
China - Check for Understanding 22分钟
America through Chinese Eyes16分钟
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完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 7 小时

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....
Reading
15 个视频 (总计 240 分钟), 11 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video15 个视频
Chapter 2: America: Land of Democracy12分钟
Chapter 3: America = Modernity10分钟
Chapter 4: American Capitalism: Mass Production, Mass Consumption, and Inequality11分钟
Chapter 5: Globalization and the Cultural Exception9分钟
Chapter 6: Racism and Xenophobia in the United States and France13分钟
Chapter 7: Religion and Secularism10分钟
Chapter 8: Franco-American Cultural Exchange: Art, Artists, and Art Patrons11分钟
Chapter 9: Intellectual Life: The American University9分钟
Chapter 9: Simone de Beauvoir at Rice, by Melissa Kean7分钟
Chapter 10: America as Hyperreality8分钟
Marie Darrieussecq, May 20, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette28分钟
Eric Fassin, May 19, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette47分钟
Fabrice Morel, May 22, 2015, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette37分钟
Jean-Loup Chrétien, December 7, 2016, Interviewed by Dr. Julie Fette16分钟
Reading11 个阅读材料
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 10: Further Explorations10分钟
France Bibliography10分钟
Quiz3 个练习
France - Check for Understanding 12分钟
France - Check for Understanding 22分钟
America through French Eyes16分钟
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完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 4 小时

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. ...
Reading
10 个视频 (总计 71 分钟), 11 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video10 个视频
Chapter 2: The Gringo, Yankee, and American4分钟
Chapter 3: Immigration5分钟
Chapter 4: Racism5分钟
Chapter 5: Religion5分钟
Chapter 6: Temples of Knowledge: Education, Universities and Libraries11分钟
Chapter 7: Food8分钟
Chapter 8: American Women5分钟
Chapter 9: Capitalism and Modernity10分钟
Chapter 10: Democracy and Empire7分钟
Reading11 个阅读材料
Chapter 1: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 2: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 3: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 4: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 5: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 6: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 7: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 8: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 9: Further Explorations10分钟
Chapter 10: Further Explorations10分钟
Mexico Bibliography10分钟
Quiz3 个练习
Mexico - Check for Understanding 12分钟
Mexico - Check for Understanding 22分钟
America through Mexican Eyes16分钟
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 2 小时

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. ...
Reading
6 个视频 (总计 57 分钟), 1 个阅读材料
Video6 个视频
Chapter 2: Reversing the Gaze: China through American Eyes6分钟
Interview with Mr. and Mrs. Fung6分钟
Chapter 3: Reversing the Gaze: France through American Eyes4分钟
Chapter 4: Reversing the Gaze: Mexico through American Eyes5分钟
Rice Students Discuss America Through Foreign Eyes27分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
End-of-Course Survey (complete after finishing the course)10分钟

讲师

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Dr. Anne S. Chao

Lecturer
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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