3unit(s) Designed to provide an introductory overview of this new field
within the discipline of anthropology, the course will trace the
origins and scope of medical anthropology. Emphasis will be placed
on both Western and non-Western cultures in order to examine the
relationship between culture, health, and disease including the
analysis of health care delivery systems and the roles of medical
anthropologists within them.
Prerequisites: ANTH 2060 or consent of instructor.