HNSC 2180 Women's Health: a Feminist Perspective
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as H&NTR 34.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Modern medical systems and women's places as medical workers and consumers of medical services. History of women healers and health workers. Influences of race, class, ethnicity, and sexual preference on illness and treatment of women. Politics of contraception, sterilization, abortion, and childbirth. Self-help care movement. This course is the same as Women's and Gender Studies 3606 .
Prerequisite: Health and Nutrition Sciences 1100 [6.1]; or permission of the chairperson.
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