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SOCIOLOGY

SOCY-396
Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

SOCY-396
001
SOCIOLOGY
SPRING 2015

Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Health and Rights in Global Perspective

This course studies the centrality of rights in matters of health. It considers when, where, how, and why various notions of rights (e.g., human, reproductive, conjugal, community, nation) collide in health issues and debates. The course focus is global, including both global influences on health and rights, as well as how these issues manifest in different parts of the world. Topics include abortion debates, vaccine movements, control of infectious diseases (including HIV/AIDS), as well as others.