History of Death


Explores the history of aging and dying in the modern world, focused on the United States and the recent past. Integrates medical and humanistic approaches, giving students the chance to use philosophy, literature, and science together. Brings the history of medicine together with histories of race, gender, and religion. Aimed especially at pre-med students, but open to all.
Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • STS
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • RIGHTS 410S
Typically Offered
Fall Only