HLTHSOC 303

The Body


Description

Examines cultural and historical variations in how societies understand and experience the human body, with a focus on social, historical, philosophical and political-economic approaches. Topics such as political violence, sport, health, illness, sexuality, gender and religious ritual will be considered. Case studies explore the cultural construction and social experience of the human body in a diverse range of global settings.

Availability 2023

Not taught in 2023

Lecturer(s)

TBA

Points

HLTHSOC 303: 15 points

Prerequisites

30 points at Stage II in Health and Society

Restrictions

ANTHRO 354