ANTD10H3 The Anthropology of 'Life' Itself

This course will examine cultural understandings of ‘life’ – What is life? What is a life? How do humans value (or alternatively not value) life in different social and cultural settings? What constitutes a ‘good life’?  To what degree are cultural understandings of ‘life’ entangled with those of ‘death’.

Prerequisite: 

[ ANTB19H3 and ANTB20H3] and [at least 1.0 credit at the C-level in socio-cultural anthropology courses]

Exclusion: 
Enrolment Limits: 
25
Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences