Dec 03, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

HIST 355 - Disease, Power and Sex: Medicine and the Body in East Asia


This course focuses on the effects of disease, medical limitations, and popular practices in East Asia. Cholera, the plague, western medicine, the medicalization of sex, and the relation between science, war, and imperialism are examined to uncover the history of medicine and the body. (Offered as needed.) 3 credits