Striving for Health

Using the textbook Anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean for Peoples of Latin America and Caribbean 2021, after reading about Food, Cuisine, and Cultural Expression we read chapter 9, “Striving for Health and Coping with Illness.”

Next class: Violence, Memory, Justice.

For a 2021 attempt to cover similar material in Intro-to-Anthropology, see Medical Anthro:

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