ANTH 468 A: Anthropology of Care

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
DEN 212
SLN: 
10341
Instructor:
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Marieke van Eijk
Catalog Description: 
Introduces the anthropology of care, with an emphasis on ethnographic studies of care practices. Considers how care practices generate patterns of relationality and visions of the human. Explores where caring happens, who is involved in care, what counts (or does not count) as deserving of care, and how politics shapes care.
Department Requirements: 
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
July 15, 2019 - 9:10pm