MTWTh 2:20pm - 4:30pm
RELIG 320 A
Peter K Moran
Death analyzed from a cross-cultural perspective. Topics include funerary practices, concepts of the soul and afterlife, cultural variations in grief, cemeteries as folk art, and medical and ethical issues in comparative context. American death practices compared to those of other cultures. Offered: jointly with RELIG 320.
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
February 23, 2020 - 9:10pm