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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog


ANT 320 - Culture and Disease

Introduces students to the anthropological study of disease ecology and medical systems cross-culturally. Explores the impact of disease, ecology, and sociocultural behavior throughout human evolution. Investigates the efficacy and nature of non-Western curing procedures and the cultural and psychodynamic features of illness. Part of the Health Issue. Offered fall and winter semesters. Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Credits: 3



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