Jul 20, 2018  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
    
College Catalog 2018-2019

ANTH 380 - Stigma and Disabilities


This course provides an in-depth focus on a major topic in medical anthropology as it pertains to human health, illness, and/or healing. Specific topics vary from year to year, ranging from traditional healing systems, to health related stigma and social inequalities. Students will learn to apply social theories to important health issues, and will critically read, analyze, and discuss the clinical, epidemiological, and social science literature pertaining to the most recent discussions and debates about the topic. Prerequisite(s): ANTH 101  or ANTH 111   Alternate years. (4 Credits)