When People Come First

Author: João Biehl
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400846803
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The book demonstrates the crucial role of ethnography as an empirical lantern in global health, arguing for a more comprehensive, people-centered approach.

When People Come First

Author: Joao Biehl
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691157399
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There is no doubt that this book will be read and widely cited by scholars of global health."--Nitsan Chorev, Brown University

Reimagining Global Health

Author: Paul Farmer
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520954637
Size: 10.93 MB
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The interdisciplinary approach outlined in this text should prove useful not only in schools of public health, nursing, and medicine, but also in undergraduate and graduate classes in anthropology, sociology, political economy, and history, ...

Global Health

Author: Mark Nichter
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816525744
Size: 37.76 MB
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In this lesson-packed book, Mark Nichter, one of the worldÕs leading medical anthropologists, summarizes what more than a quarter-century of health social science research has contributed to international health and elucidates what social ...

Life Exposed

Author: Adriana Petryna
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691151660
Size: 62.13 MB
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This text examines the political, scientific and social circumstances that followed the disaster. "An ethnographic triumph. Life Exposed is as powerful an analysis of national technical processes of managing risks as I have ever read.

When Experiments Travel

Author: Adriana Petryna
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400830824
Size: 76.93 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, anthropologist Adriana Petryna takes us deep into the clinical trials industry as it brings together players separated by vast economic and cultural differences.

Global Pharmaceuticals

Author: Adriana Petryna
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822387913
Size: 43.59 MB
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By bringing the moral calculations involved in the production and distribution of pharmaceuticals into stark relief, this collection charts urgent new territory for social scientific research. Contributors.

Unhealthy Health Policy

Author: Merrill Singer
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 0759115338
Size: 26.93 MB
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This new collection turns a critical anthropological eye on the nature of health policy internationally.

An Introduction To Global Health Ethics

Author: Andrew D. Pinto
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136178015
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Divided into two sections covering the theory and practice of global health ethics, the text begins by looking at definitions of global health and the field’s historical context.