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Kevin Thomas


Core FacultyPh.D., 2011, Advertising, University of Texas at Austin

Assistant Professor in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations, Moody College of Communictaion
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socio-cultural impact of marketing communication and consumer behavior; multicultural advertising; issues of diversity and marketplace discrimination; entrepreneurship and marketplace empowerment

Courses


WGS 340 • Exploring Food/Urban Change

46920 • Fall 2016
Meets MW 400pm-530pm WAG 420
(also listed as AFR 372D)

Prerequisite: Upper-division standing, and a University grade point average of at least 2.25; additional prerequisites vary with the topic.

May be counted toward the cultural diversity flag requirement. May be counted toward the ethics and leadership flag requirement. May be counted toward the independent inquiry flag requirement.

Course number may be repeated for credit when the topics vary.

Topic description: Students will gather data related to access to quality food resources, impact of gentrification on food access, and the role of food marketing in both of these issues in relationship to racially and culturally diverse communities in the Greater Austin area. Course will encompass place-based curriculum in critical race theory, critical marketing scholarship, and urban planning and development.

 

WGS 340 • Explrg Food/Urb Chg: Cntr Mktg

46100 • Spring 2016
Meets MW 330pm-500pm PAR 1
(also listed as AFR 372D)

Gathers data related to: access to quality food resources, impact of gentrification on food access, and the role of food marketing in relationship to racially and culturally diverse communities in the Greater Austin area. Encompasses place-based curriculum in critical race theory, critical marketing scholarship, and urban planning and development.

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