1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

Courses

ANTH 2291: Global Culture and Public Health
3.00
Principles of Social Analysis Area Requirement

This course considers the forces that influence the distribution of health and illness in different societies, with attention to increasing global interconnectedness. We will examine the roles of individuals, institutions, communities, corporations and states in improving public health, asking how effective public health and development efforts to improve global health have been and how they might be re-imagined.