ANTH 302 New Horizons in Medical Anthropology (3 credits)

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Offered by: Anthropology (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Anthropology : Using recent ethnographies as textual material, this course will cover theoretical and methodological developments in medical anthropology since the early 1990's. Topics include a reconsideration of the relationship between culture and biology, medical pluralism revisited, globalization and health and disease, and social implications of new biomedical technologies.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • Winter

  • Prerequisite: ANTH 227

  • Restriction: Anthropology program students.