ANT345H1: Global Health: Anthropological Perspectives

Hours

24L

This course examines medical anthropologys contributions to, and critiques of, global health policies and programs. Topics covered include: colonialism and health, the political ecology of disease, indigenous constructions of illness and healing, medical pluralism, the politics of primary health care, population policies, reproductive health, and AIDS.

Prerequisite
ANT207H1 or permission of the instructor
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)