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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANT 4462 - Health, Illness, and Culture


Credit(s): 3
The study of health and human behavior in cross-cultural perspective. Main themes include: the impact of disease on the development of human culture; comparative studies of curing practices; medical systems in their relationship to ideology. Emphasis on understanding the role of medicine, and the behavior of both practitioners and patients in modern societies.

Course Attribute(s): GCPC - Global Citizens Project Course

Prerequisite(s): ANT 2410