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Ritual and Symbolic Healing

This course examines ritual and symbolic healing practices in a variety of social, cultural and religious contexts and geographic locales. The course facilitates critical reflection on how social and cultural theories have been employed by anthropologists, religious studies scholars, and others to interpret diverse healing practices

ANTHROP 796

Ritual and Symbolic Healing

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Fall Offered?: No

This course examines ritual and symbolic healing practices in a variety of social, cultural and religious contexts and geographic locales. The course facilitates critical reflection on how social and cultural theories have been employed by anthropologists, religious studies scholars, and others to interpret diverse healing practices


Ellen Badone

Professor