Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Western Main Campus

Anthropology 2290F/G

PLAGUES AND PEOPLES: CULTURES OF HEALTH AND HEALING


An exploration of the social and cultural basis of health, disease, and healing. We will examine patterns of illness and epidemics, social and cultural aspects of risk, the use of ritual in healing, and the politics of health, among other issues, from an ethnographic and historical perspective.

Prerequisite(s): Any Arts and Humanities or Social Science 0.5 or 1.0 Essay course.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: ANTHRO

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