Medical Anthropology and Social Justice

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Medical Anthropology and Social Justice

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University of Toronto

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It is widely acknowledged that sharp disparities in disease burden and access to medical care characterize global patterns in health. These disparities affect the life chances of much of the world’s population, based on class position, gender, and geographical region.

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  • Prerequisite: ANT 204H or ANT 207H

Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Social Science course
Breadth Requirement: Society and its Institutions (3)


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