ANTH 322 A: Comparative Study of Death

Meeting Time: 
TTh 8:30am - 10:20am
Location: 
CDH 109
SLN: 
10317
Joint Sections: 
RELIG 320 A
Instructor:
Paula Saravia
Paula Saravia
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: 
October 19, 2021 - 12:52pm