Week 6: Applied Approach


  • Lecture: 6.1 Applied Medical Anthropology [watch]
  • PDF: Fiske – Anthropologists and the Public Health Agenda [read]
  • Link: Poon – Why Anthropologists Join An Ebola Outbreak Team [read]
  • Video: Applied Medical Anthropology [watch]
  • Link: Medical Anthropologist is head of the World Bank [watch/read]
  • PDF: Kleinman and Benson – Anthropology and the Clinic [read]
  • PDF: Unique Opportunities: Medical Anthropologist [read]
  • Video: Medical Anthropologist/Doctor Paul Farmer on 60 minutes [watch]


  • Reflection Post: W6 Reflection Prompt [link] – due 6/26 @ 11:59PM EST.
  • Activity Post: W6 Activity Prompt [link] – due 6/26 @ 11:59PM EST.
  • Comments: Due 6/28 @ 11:59PM EST.
  • Weebly: Work on the Applied Approach [link] … AND if you want a head start, work on the Reflection page of your Weebly  [link]
  • Weebly Rubric: This is the rubric I will be using to grade your Weebly! [link]

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