ANTH 323 - AIDS: Epidemiology, Biology, and Culture

Description
This course will examine the biological and cultural impact of AIDS in different societies around the world. Topics include: the origin and evolution of the virus, the evolutionary implications of the epidemic, routes of transmission, a historical comparison of AIDS to other epidemics in human history, current worldwide prevalences of AIDS, and cultural responses to the epidemic. Special emphasis will be placed on the long-term biological and social consequences of the epidemic. Recommended preparation: ANTH 102 or ANTH 103. Offered as ANTH 323 and ANTH 423.
Attributes
Available for Senior Citizen and Alumni Audit
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2018
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
35
Avg. Sections
1