ANTH 3155 Health and Globalization

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ANTHR 34.5.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Cross-cultural study of the effects of globalization on the health of contemporary human populations. Assessment of the ways that physiological factors are mediated by cultural and social processes. Problems of social inequality and power on primary determinants of health and health care. International health, human rights and health, AIDS pandemic, health and the environment. (This course is the same as Health and Nutrition Sciences 3111 [64].)

Prerequisite: Anthropology 1100 or 1200 or 1300 or 1400 or a Pathways required or flexible core course or Biology 1080 or permission of the instructor.


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