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Title Medical anthropology at the intersections [electronic resource] : histories, activisms, and futures / Marcia C. Inhorn and Emily A. Wentzell, editors.
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  GN296 .M424 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (viii, 342 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : medical anthropology at the intersections / Marcia C. Inhorn and Emily A. Wentzell -- Grafting together medical anthropology, feminism and technoscience / Emily Martin -- Getting at anthropology through medical history : notes on the consumption of Chinese embryos and fetuses in the Western imagination / Lynn Morgan -- Making peasants Protestant, and other projects : medical anthropology and its global condition / Lawrence Cohen -- That obscure object of global health / Didier Fassin -- Medical anthropology and mental health : five questions for the next fifty years / Arthur Kleinman -- From genetics to postgenomics and the discovery of the new social body / Margaret Lock -- Anthropology and the study of disability worlds / Rayna Rapp and Faye Ginsburg -- Critical intersections/engagements : gender, sexuality, health and rights in medical anthropology / Richard Parker -- Medical anthropology and public policy : using research to change the world from what it is to what we believe it should be / Merrill Singer.
Subject Medical anthropology.
Medical anthropology -- Study and teaching.
Medical anthropology -- Research.
Related Names Inhorn, Marcia C., 1957-
Wentzell, Emily A., 1980-
Related To Print version: Medical anthropology at the intersections. Durham : Duke University Press, 2012. 9780822352518 0822352516 9780822352709 0822352702 (DLC) 2011053300
ISBN 0822395479 (electronic bk.)
9780822395478 (electronic bk.)
9780822352518 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822352516 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822352709 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822352702 (pbk. : alk. paper)