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Cynthia Kaufman - Philosophy

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Cynthia Kaufman

FULL-TIME FACULTY
408.864.8739
East Cottage 4
By appointment.

 

Course Syllabi

 

B.A. Development Studies, U.C. Berkeley, M.A. Ph.D. Philosophy, Unviersity of Massachusetts, Amherst
Cynthia Kaufman is the Director of the Institute of Community and Civic Engagement at De Anza College where she also teaches Philosophy. She is the author of two books on social change “Getting Past Capitalism: History, Vision, Hope (Lexington Books 2012) and Ideas for Action: Relevant Theory for Radical Change (South End Press 2003). She is a lifelong social change activist, having worked on issues such as tenants' rights, police abuse, union organizing, international politics, and most recently climate change. She received her PhD and M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and her B.A. in Development Studies from University of California, Berkeley.
Fall 2014
CRN Course Title Time Days Location
20537 ICS -017.-01S Critical Consciousness and Social Change 01:30 PM-03:20 PM TTh MLC260
22627 ICS -017.-1SH Critical Consciousness and Social Change 01:30 PM-03:20 PM TTh MLC260
20538 PHIL-017.-01S Critical Consciousness and Social Change 01:30 PM-03:20 PM TTh MLC260
22628 PHIL-017.-1SH Critical Consciousness and Social Change 01:30 PM-03:20 PM TTh MLC260
02306 SOSC-080X-65R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Beginning TBA TBA TBA
21476 SOSC-080Z-65R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Beginning TBA TBA TBA
22685 SOSC-082Z-66R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Intermediate TBA TBA TBA
22571 SOSC-083X-65R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Advanced TBA TBA TBA
Winter 2015
CRN Course Title Time Days Location
31779 ICS -027.-01S Grassroots Democracy: Leadership and Power 01:30 PM-03:20 PM TTh CHC
31775 POLI-017.-01S Grassroots Democracy: Leadership and Power 01:30 PM-03:20 PM TTh CHC
31943 SOSC-080W-55S Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Beginning TBA TBA TBA
30725 SOSC-080X-57S Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Beginning TBA TBA CHC
33352 SOSC-080X-65R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Beginning TBA TBA TBA
32857 SOSC-080Y-55S Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Beginning TBA TBA TBA
33374 SOSC-083X-65R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Advanced TBA TBA TBA
33381 SOSC-083Z-65R Community Based Learning in Social Sciences - Advanced TBA TBA TBA

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