ANTH 302 A: Body and Soul: Introduction to Medical Anthropology and Global Health as Social Justice Praxis

Meeting Time: 
TTh 3:30pm - 6:20pm
Location: 
DEN 112
SLN: 
10280
Instructor:
Associate Professor Rachel Chapman
Rachel R. Chapman
Catalog Description: 
Examines health/sickness patterns as intersecting cultural norms, ideology, social structure, life course, political economy, and environmental conditions unfolding on terrains of inequality mediated by power and representations. Critical analysis of med-anthropology ethnography as practice and theory. Surveys the field across ranging global contexts. Students build frameworks for solving urgent human problems.
Department Requirements: 
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
December 17, 2018 - 9:10pm