Anthropology | Culture Health and Illness
E260 | 24884 | Philllips


Across the world, ideas about and experiences of health,
"dis-ease,"and medicine are profoundly shaped by culture.  This
introductory medical anthropology course introduces students to
cross-cultural
approaches to understanding health and illness, covering topics such
as ethnomedicine, ritual healing, gender and health, and international
development and global health.