ANTH 325 Anthropology of the Self (3 credits)

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Offered by: Anthropology (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Anthropology : A review of the anthropological problematization of the self. The course examines ethnographically how illness, mental illness, pharmaceuticals, psychoanalysis, possession, death, violence and colonization disrupt our commonsense notions of the self and its relation to the other.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Margaret Stevenson (Winter)