TTh 9:40am - 11:50am
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.
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
February 23, 2020 - 9:10pm