GHP 404 (SA) Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit
Science, Society, and Health Policy
Sample reading list:
Kitcher, Philip, Science in a Democratic Society
Kuhn, Thomas, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
Douglas, Heather, Science, Policy, and the Value-Free Ideal
Beckwith, Jon, Making Genes, Making Waves: A Social Activist in Science
Students should expect to spend 4-5 hours on reading per week, both from books and journal articles. Students will write five 2-3 pp. response papers of the course of the semester. Students will be responsible for selecting a week to lead discussion; during this week they will prepare an oral presentation of one of the course readings
Paper in lieu of Final - 40%
Papers - 25%
Oral Presentation(s) - 15%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Not Open to Freshmen.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
A basic science course or permission of the instructor.
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