Globalization, Health, and the Environment
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
A comparative framework for understanding the relationship between global processes, the environment, and health. Topics include social and economic inequalities, violence, gender, diet, health policies, technologies, pandemics, climate change, and health care industries. Emphasis on how local experiences of health are linked to global processes via the environment.
Prerequisites: Second-year standing.
Undergraduate course in Anthropology offered by the Department of Anthropology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.