ANTH 468 A: Anthropology of Care

Autumn 2022
Meeting:
TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm / MGH 058
SLN:
10347
Section Type:
Lecture
Instructor:
Catalog Description:
Introduces the anthropology of care, with an emphasis on ethnographic studies of care practices. Considers how care practices generate patterns of relationality and visions of the human. Explores where caring happens, who is involved in care, what counts (or does not count) as deserving of care, and how politics shapes care.
Department Requirements Met:
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements Met:
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
July 11, 2024 - 7:16 am