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Sample reading list:
Fadiman, Anne., The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
Farmer, Paul., Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and...the Poor
Gawande, Atul., Complications. A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
Biehl, João., Vita: Life in a Zone of Social Abandonment
Petryna, Adriana., Life Exposed: Biological Citizens after Chernobyl
Bourgois, Philippe & Schonberg, Jeff., Righteous Dopefiend
A weekly 1-pg summary of questions & comments that arise during the readings. A short-paper (6-8 pg): analysis of an interview you conducted with a person who has experienced some clinical misfortune and/or treatment (biomedical or other). A research paper (10-12 pg) addressing the social dimensions of a disease, epidemic & health responses or the development and usage of a new medical technology. Community-based research is encouraged.
Paper in Lieu of Mid Term - 25%
Paper in lieu of Final - 35%
Quizzes - 10%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%
Other (See Instructor) - 20%
Not Open to Freshmen.
This course is designed for students in the social sciences, humanities, and biological sciences.
Open to ANT Concentrators Only 25
Sophomores Only 30
Juniors Only 15
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