ANTH 452 A: Explorations in Biopower

Meeting Time: 
TTh 3:30pm - 5:20pm
Location: 
DEM 124
SLN: 
10303
Instructor:
Darren Byler
Darren Byler
Catalog Description: 
Explores Foucault's concept of biopower - power organized around life - from the perspectives of its theoretical mediations and its anthropological interventions. Looks at specific descriptions of what biopower is and ethnographic extensions of the concept to particular settings and experiences taking place within the modern state.
Department Requirements: 
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 14, 2020 - 9:10pm