ANTH 699: Contemporary Issues in Sociocultural Anthropology

ANTH 699-002: Humans, Death, and Disease
(Fall 2021)

10:30 AM to 11:45 AM MW

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Section Information for Fall 2021

Before this past year, the evolution of epidemic infectious diseases within modern social and biological conditions was more hypothetical than real to most students. We’ll use the Covid-19 as one case study to understand the importance of understanding diseases from evolutionary, ecological, cultural, and holistic perspectives; placing it in perspective within the human evolutionary experience.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores current issues and debates in sociocultural anthropology. Notes: May be repeated when topic is different. May be repeated within the term for a maximum 6 credits.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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