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Janelle S Taylor
ANTH 274
Seattle Campus

Labor, Identity, and Knowledge in Healthcare

Presents anthropological perspectives on provision of healthcare as a complex social phenomena. Examines division of labor, and how social groups come to occupy particular positions. Considers how knowledge and skills are gained, how they are recognized and valued, and may become sources of identity.

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Two books are on order at the University Book Store. A course reader packet containing other required readings will be available at ave copy (intersection of 42nd st and university ave) at the start of the quarter.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Janelle S Taylor
Date: 02/24/2012