Course Detail

MEDICINE AND CULTURE

Subject: SOAN

Catalog Number: 232

Registration Number: 8899

Description:
Cultural bases of illness and curing; ethnographic examination of how non-Western societies perceive and treat illness and how knowledge of non-Western practices can be used to critique and inform the management of our own health problems. Meanings of sickness, nature of relationships between patients and healers, and effects of culture on health. 4 credits. (IS or GP)

Instructor: Amy Miller
Is consent of Instructor Required? No



Course Type: LEC
Location: NLIB 127
Time: 1:05PM- 2:45PM  TTh