MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Anthropology
Course Number: 
248
Institution: 
Smith College
This course looks at the cultural construction of illness through an examination of systems of diagnosis, classification and therapy in both non-Western and Western societies. Special attention is given to the role of the traditional healer, the anthropological contribution to international health care and the training of physicians in the United States. Enrollment limited to 30.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
18553-F16

Course Sections

MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Donald Joralemon djoralem@smith.edu TTh 09:00-10:20 SEELYE 211