STS.450 The Global History of Medicine and Public Health


Class Info

Surveys recent and canonical scholarship on the history of medicine and public health as a global set of events starting in the 15th century. Examines themes including race, gender, class, imperialism, warfare, religion, governance, indigenous knowledge, disciplinarily, the body, and citizenship. Emphasizes the development of methods and historiographic approaches for studying these themes.

This class has no prerequisites.

STS.450 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by R. W. Scheffler.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Tuesdays in E51-393.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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MIT STS.450 The Global History of Medicine and Public Health On The Web

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