Jun 05, 2020  
2019-2020 Hill Book (Class of 2023) 
  
2019-2020 Hill Book (Class of 2023)

ANT 328 - Illness and Society

Three Credits
Spring Semester

An introduction to Medical Anthropology, this course involves an exploration of the social factors that influence the distribution and treatment of illness in society. The class will also include a critical examination of the U.S. health care system and the evolution of the doctor-patient relationship in our society. Students will be presented with cross-cultural views on a variety of health problems through scholarly articles and ethnographies.