2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 16, 2019  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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SOC 322 - Sociocultural Study of AIDS

Emphasize anthropological and sociological approaches to the social and cultural aspects of the disease that are ignored or downplayed in the dominant biomedical paradigm. Attention given to the local community as a nexus of historical, social, cultural, political and economic forces that critically determine the effects of AIDS. Issues covered may include: AIDS and commercial sex, gay communities, drug use, migration, condom use, women, prevention and AIDS in cross-cultural contexts such as the U.S., Thailand, China, etc. Prerequisite: ANT 102 or SOC 100 or 150. Also listed as ANT 322. Fulfills: GE 11 and 12; LASR. Notes: Category C (3 cr. hr.)
Frequency code C = offered at least once every two years



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