ANTH 477 A: Medicine in America: Conflicts and Contradictions

Meeting Time: 
MW 3:30pm - 4:50pm
Location: 
SMI 307
SLN: 
10332
Instructor:
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Marieke van Eijk
Catalog Description: 
Introduction to the pragmatic and theoretical dilemmas of current biomedical practice with emphasis on social and cultural context. Case studies in technological intervention, risk management, and other health-related issues used to explore connections among patients' experiences, medical practices, and the contemporary social context.
Department Requirements: 
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
3.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 19, 2021 - 12:22pm