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, ANT208H1/​ BIO220H1/​ PHS300H1/​ JNH350H1

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