Janelle S Taylor
Introduces anthropological perspectives on the workings of narrative in illness, healing, and medicine. Considers writings in medical anthropology alongside other genres of writing about similar topics. Readings include memoirs and fiction as well as scholarly articles.
A few books have been ordered at U Book Store, other required readings are included in a course packet of photocopied articles that will be available from Ave Copy.
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