Category: W1 Reflection

Biological approach

In my opinion of the six approaches to medical anthropology, I believe that that biological approach is the best way to find out health of a person. My reason is that a person condition and decision and the environment’s influence…

Biological approach

In my opinion the biological approach would be the most useful in studying health. This is due to the fact that it is probably the most logical and seemingly simple of all the approaches. It takes into account what I…

Biological approach

I chose the biological approach but honestly I would do a mixture of biological and environmental because both would be the best to understand. As I mentioned earlier my goal is to become a physician and the type of healthcare…

Ecological Approach

  The ecological approach to studying anthropology involves the relationship between organisms and their total environments in order to understand how disease develops and spreads throughout a population. Natural disasters can disrupt the balance of an ecosystem as well as…

Biological Approach

I think this approach will be helpful to use and understand when studying health because it is a very logical way of determining health. The biological approach pertains to genetics, environment, and an individual’s choice when it comes to health….

ecological approach

At first I was drawn to the biological approach because I know genetics to be a key component in the health of an individual.  But I believe that individual choice is just as significant, and I think that the ecological…

Biological Approach

The biological approach would be the most helpful to use and understand. Many questions anthropologists ask themselves is why do certain groups get sick more than others? With the biological approach they use genetics, the environment, and individual choices to…

Critical Approach

I think that this approach will be the most helpful to me because I want to work in a psych ward. Many different kinds of people from a variety of backgrounds find themselves in psych wards, whether a patient themselves,…

Ecological

I think the ecological approach would be the most useful to study health. I think this approach is very helpful in analyzing health and health patterns because it seems to be the most quantitative approach. You can analyze cause and…

Ethnomedical Approach

I believe that the ethnomedical approach is the most helpful way to understanding health. The ethnomedical approach studies medical systems based on their cultural beliefs and practices of a particular ethnic group. I believe this is the most useful approach because…