Jan 18, 2022  
2008-2009 
    
2008-2009 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANT 340 - Medical Anthropology


Instructor
Cho

Cross-cultural study of belief systems concerning health and illness, practices of diagnosis and treatment, and roles of patients and practitioners. Western biomedicine and non-Western health care systems are examined. The interaction of ecological and cultural factors that influence disease manifestations, and the bio-cultural context of sickness and therapy are explored.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Not offered 2008-09.)