This course examines marginalized populations through various critical perspectives, namely medical anthropology, feminism, and political-economy theory. Students will develop an understanding of how macro (i.e., gender, race, poverty) and micro (i.e., individual) forces intersect to produce marginality and particular health experiences for people who are relegated to the margins of society.
Antirequisite(s): Health Sciences 4092G sec. 001 if taken in 2011.
Prerequisite(s): Registration in the third or fourth year of the School of Health Studies or the Honours Specialization Global Health Studies at Huron University College.
Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: HEALTSCI
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