Ethical Dilemmas in Biological Anthropology

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Course Title

Ethical Dilemmas in Biological Anthropology

Institution Where Taught

UC San Diego

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ANBI 120

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Course Description

All human endeavors are subject to human biases. We’ll cover several issues that are subject to such biases: “race” concept; transfer of human remains to Native American tribal members; nonhuman primate testing; and use of human materials, including cell lines.

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A short course description is included in the UCSD course catalog. Please contact department for further information.

Additional tags: biological anthropology; race


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