Medical Anthropology: Medicine, Culture and Society

This course addresses medical anthropology as well as a critical anthropological analysis of "mainstream Western medicine" (biomedicine) and its role within contemporary society. The focus is on a cross-cultural understanding of health and health care practices (lec 3) cr 3. Prerequisites: 18 university credits. Students may not retain credit for both ANTR 3086 and ANTR 3085.

ANTR-3086EL
Northern and Community Studies
3.00
UG