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HSTCMP 248 A: The AIDS Epidemic: A Global History

Summer Term: 
Full-term
Meeting Time: 
TTh 9:10am - 11:20am
Location: 
DEN 112
SLN: 
11817
Instructor:
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Taylor Soja
Catalog Description: 
Examines global AIDS epidemic as key episode in twentieth-century. Begins with first AIDS patients in 1980s, moves back in time, considering histories of illness and inequality enabling epidemic to have devastating and uneven effects. Explores how politics of sexuality, class, citizenship and race shaped responses to epidemic by governments and communities, and, how HIV/AIDS gave rise to new forms of activism, research, and philanthropy.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
February 25, 2020 - 9:21pm
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