1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

ANTH 5190

Course Name: 
Science and Culture
Career: 
Graduate
Units: 
3.00

This course explores the cultural context of science and science as a cultural production. It investigates the cultural history of science as well as its national and transnational manifestations; the relation between scientific authority and social hierarchy; and the relation between cultural and scientific categories and practices. Prerequisite: Previous anthropological course work or consent of instructor.