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

Winter 2024
Meeting:
MW 3:30pm - 5:20pm / MGH 295
SLN:
10319
Section Type:
Lecture
Instructor:
COUNTS TOWARD MAGH
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 Met:
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
July 19, 2024 - 8:28 pm