HAJ453H1: AIDS: A Global Perspective

Hours: 
6L/18S

Seminars explore the global AIDS crisis, adopting the medical-anthropological perspective of Paul Farmer's Infections and Inequalities. Varying epidemiological profiles of AIDS are placed in broader social, cultural, and political-economic frameworks. The impact of globalization and structural inequality on local cultures and lifestyles provides an essential backdrop to the discussions.

Prerequisite: 

14 FCE complete, AND either (HMB302H1/​HMB303H1/​ HMB322H1/​ HMB323H1/​ HMB342H1) OR (0.5 FCE from a ANT300+ level course from Group B- Evolutionary)

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)