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ANTHR 210 - Religions of the World

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
An introductory course in religion designed to study the histories, basic beliefs and characteristic practices of the world’s major religions. An explanation of Buddhism, Confucianism, Hinduism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam are included. Tribal religions, as well as contemporary sects and cults, are also studied.
Section: 13390
3
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GEG 102 - Human Geography

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2020
March 18, 2020 — 
Human geography is the spatial analysis of human populations, their cultures, their activities and behaviors, and their relationship with, and impact on, the physical landscapes they occupy. As an introductory survey course, GEG 102 is presented through three major themes: Cultural geography, population geography, and political geography. Topics include cultural evolution, popular and folk culture, cemeteries, languages, religions, demographics, overpopulation, migration, nationalism, and international political systems.
Section: SL3
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POS 203 - International Relations

Genesee / Community College | Spring 2020
February 10, 2020 — 
Section: L66
3
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HEG 215 - Global Health and Culture

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2020
February 10, 2020 — 
Global Health is emerging as a critical driver of world change and global sustainable development. This course explores the biosocial theoretical concepts and the historical contexts that are contributors to this shift and are influencing the establishment of global health as a stand alone discipline of study. This course focuses on challenging embedded assumptions about what actually supports good health and humane healthcare delivery and what actually causes poor health and disease in various cultures around the world. Topics include: history of 19th and 20th century medicine, population health, Global Burden of Disease, social health disparities, health care costs, indigenous healing cultures, contagious diseases, human rights, obesity, natural and complex disasters.
Section: SL1
3
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HEG 215 - Global Health and Culture

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2020
February 10, 2020 — 
Global Health is emerging as a critical driver of world change and global sustainable development. This course explores the biosocial theoretical concepts and the historical contexts that are contributors to this shift and are influencing the establishment of global health as a stand alone discipline of study. This course focuses on challenging embedded assumptions about what actually supports good health and humane healthcare delivery and what actually causes poor health and disease in various cultures around the world. Topics include: history of 19th and 20th century medicine, population health, Global Burden of Disease, social health disparities, health care costs, indigenous healing cultures, contagious diseases, human rights, obesity, natural and complex disasters.
Section: SL2
3
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HEG 215 - Global Health and Culture

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2020
February 10, 2020 — 
Global Health is emerging as a critical driver of world change and global sustainable development. This course explores the biosocial theoretical concepts and the historical contexts that are contributors to this shift and are influencing the establishment of global health as a stand alone discipline of study. This course focuses on challenging embedded assumptions about what actually supports good health and humane healthcare delivery and what actually causes poor health and disease in various cultures around the world. Topics include: history of 19th and 20th century medicine, population health, Global Burden of Disease, social health disparities, health care costs, indigenous healing cultures, contagious diseases, human rights, obesity, natural and complex disasters.
Section: SL3
3
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LAS 111 - Introduction to Latin America

Plattsburgh / University College | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
A survey of Latin America from the perspectives of its past, its present and its external relations, including history, geography, social structure and groupings, politics, economy and artistic culture.
Section: WB1
3
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HIS 101 - Western Civilization II

Rockland / Community College | Spring 2020
January 23, 2020 — 
Section: 003S
3
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HIS 102 - Western Civilization II

Rockland / Community College | Spring 2020
January 23, 2020 — 
Section: 001S
3
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AEAS 177 - East Asia: Culture and History

Albany / University Center | Spring 2020
January 22, 2020 — 
An introduction to the history and cultures of East Asia (China, Japan, and Korea), their major institutions and their religious and philosophical traditions from ancient times to the present.
Section: 7092