HIST 208 - RACE AND MEDICINE IN AMERICA
Long Title: RACE AND MEDICINE IN AMERICAN HISTORY
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Credit Hours: 3
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Description: This course explores how medical theories have supported racial inequalities in American history from the beginning of European settlement until today. It traces the emergence of the concept of race, its effect on the development of modern medicine, and medicine’s continuing reliance on race as a category of analysis.