This course presents an intensive examination of the experience of illness and its impact on the self. Specific examples ranging from tuberculosis to cancer and AIDS are employed to illustrate the variety of ways in which the experience of illness is shaped and controlled by public and professional definitions and evaluations.
Prerequisite(s): Third or fourth year standing in a Sociology or Criminology module.
Extra Information: 3 seminar hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: SOCIOLOG
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