SEM:TOPICS IN MEDICAL ANTHRO

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Anthropology

Course Number: 
344
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course. Anthropology has a long history of studying drug use, from mind-altering substances employed in healing rituals to the global activities of the pharmaceutical industry. The seminar will sample such issues as: New Age spiritual engagement with shamanic healers, the cultures of addiction, professional guinea pigs in clinical trials, orphan drugs and the politics of global health, nuero-enhancing drugs in the academy and the drug management of normal human experiences.
Comments: 

Topic: Drugs. Instructor Permission. Not open to first-years, sophomores

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
39461-S13

Course Sections

SEM:TOPICS IN MEDICAL ANTHRO
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Donald Joralemon

djoralem@smith.edu

Th 01:00-02:50

SEELYE 202