Health in the African Diaspora

AAAS 660

Exposes and explores the individual and joint contributions of biological and non-biological factors to health and wellbeing in peoples from various regions and countries of the African Diaspora. The course draws on a variety of disciplines, modes of inquiry, and health problems in comparative analyses of genetic, historical, political, and sociocultural dimensions of the African Diaspora. Course content is not limited to the transatlantic African Diaspora; it spans multiple African Diaspora streams.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • STS
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • CULANTH 660
  • GLHLTH 672
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring