TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
Introduces anthropological perspectives on disability. Considers disability as produced through the interaction of bodily impairments with social structures, political economies, cultural norms and values, individual and group identities, institutional orders, medical practices, assistive technologies, and other factors. Considers ethnographic studies of disability in international as well as U.S. settings.
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
October 23, 2018 - 9:10pm