N 391R N 391R. Race, Power, Privilege, and Health. 3 Hours.
Examine the intersections of race, power, and privilege in an effort to better understand their influence on health and health inequities in the United States. Investigate the history and philosophical foundations of the social construction of race, and resulting medical and social science theories about racial differences and how this has influenced health research, practice, and outcomes over time. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Nursing 391R and 395 (Topic: Race, Power, Privilege/Hlth) may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.