ANTH 322 A: Comparative Study of Death

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
CDH 109
SLN: 
21729
Joint Sections: 
RELIG 320 A
Instructor: 
Peter K Moran
Catalog Description: 
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.
Department Requirements: 
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
December 17, 2018 - 9:10pm