ANTH 490 A: Healthcare and Aging

Summer Term: 
Full-term
Meeting Time: 
TTh 9:40am - 11:50am
Location: 
DEN 258
SLN: 
10113
Instructor:
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Lillian Prueher
Catalog Description: 
Explores healthcare and aging in anthropological perspective. Introduces population aging as global phenomenon, and its social and health consequences. Considers local variations in meaning and social organization of aging and the life course Focuses on health challenges of aging and how they are understood and addressed. Readings emphasize ethnographic studies.
Department Requirements: 
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
May 22, 2019 - 9:10pm