MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY

CULANTH 424K

Cross cultural experiences and understanding of health and illness, the body and non-biological aspects of medicine. Culture-specific sickness (like envidia, running amok, attention deficit disorder). Class, race, and gender inflected experiences of health. Various societies' organization of health care specialists, including biomedical doctors, voudon priestesses, and shamans. Taught at Duke Kunshan University. Instructor: Burns

Day / Time: 

MTuW 01:30 PM-03:10 PM

Location: 

DKUA 3109

Instructor: 

Burns, Allan

Section: 

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