Grief Work: End of Life Care in Russia and America

RUSSIAN120FS

Examines policy issues in end of life care by considering personal and societal ethical issues. Cross-cultural analysis of end of life care addressing ethical issues in comparative perspective of diverse populations: how do different cultural attitudes to dying, death, and health affect end of life care? Ethical issues about access to health care, whether/how long to keep people alive on
machines, and how these decisions are made. Open only to students in FOCUS Program. One course.

Curriculum Codes: 

EI
CZ
CCI