International Health: Anthropological Perspectives

ANTH 1310 S01 [CRN: 24685]

This upper-level medical anthropology course focuses on the social and cultural complexity of health problems in developing nations, employing anthropological approaches to public health. International health issues such as HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, leprosy, reproductive health, violence, and mental illness will be examined. The historical, political and socio-cultural dimensions of international health problems will be explored through reading ethnographic case studies. DPLL
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
999
Course Attributes
Diverse Perspectives in LL
Primary Instructor
Meetings
13:00 - 13:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
06