(C) Emphasize anthropological and sociological approaches to the social and cultural aspects of the disease that are ignored or downplayed in the dominant biomedical paradigm. Attention given to the local community as a nexus of historical, social, cultural, political and economic forces that critically determine the effects of AIDS. Issues covered may include: AIDS and commercial sex, gay communities, drug use, migration, condom use, women, prevention and AIDS in cross-cultural contexts such as the U.S., Thailand, China, etc. Prerequisite: ANT 102 or SOC 100 or 150. (3 cr hrs) Fulfills: LASR.
Asian/Middle Eastern Studies, Blended Course Delivery, GEN-EDU. 11:Prejudice & Discr., GEN-EDU. 12:Sci,Tech,Val & Soc, Liberal Arts Req., Women and Gender Studies, Women's Studies
Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018