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Swarthmore College    
College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  Oct 23, 2017
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

SOCI 050B. Medicine as a Profession

This course will bring a sociological perspective to the history of the healing arts; the professionalization of medicine; the corporatization of health care; the elaboration of health occupations and specializations; public health; socialization and medical education; emotional labor; caring work; and organizational contexts within which health care work is embedded.
Social science.
1 credit.
Spring 2018. Charlton.
Catalog chapter: Sociology and Anthropology
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Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses