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The Resource Anthropology and public health : bridging differences in culture and society, [edited by] Robert A. Hahn, Marcia C. Inhorn

Anthropology and public health : bridging differences in culture and society, [edited by] Robert A. Hahn, Marcia C. Inhorn

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Anthropology and public health : bridging differences in culture and society
Title
Anthropology and public health
Title remainder
bridging differences in culture and society
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Robert A. Hahn, Marcia C. Inhorn
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Through 24 case studies from around the world, the volume provides a powerful argument for the imperative of anthropological perspectives, methods, information, and collaboration in the understanding and practice of public health
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Anthropology in public health
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1945-
  • 1957-
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  • Hahn, Robert A.
  • Inhorn, Marcia C.
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  • Public health
  • Public health
Label
Anthropology and public health : bridging differences in culture and society, [edited by] Robert A. Hahn, Marcia C. Inhorn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of: Anthropology in public health. 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Anthropology of childhood Malaria in Tanzania / Vinay R. Kamat -- Diagnosis and management of asthma in the medical marketplace of India : Implications for efforts to improve global respiratory health / David Van Sickle -- Situating stress : lessons from lay discourses on Diabetes / Nancy E. Schoenberg [and others] -- Understanding pregnancy in a population of inner-city women in New Orleans--results of qualitative research / Carl Kendall [and others] -- Limits of "Heterosexual AIDS" : ethnographic research on tourism and male sexual labor in the Dominican Republic / Mark B. Padilla -- Male infertility and consanguinity in Lebanon : the power of ethnographic epidemiology / Marcia C. Inhorn [and others] -- Structural violence, political violence, and the health costs of civil conflict : a case sudy from Peru / Tom Leatherman and R. Brooke Thomas -- Bridges between mental health care and religious healing in Puerto Rico : the outcomes of an early experiment / Joan D. Koss-Chioino -- Indigenization of illness support groups for Lymphatic Filariasis in Haiti / Jeannine Coreil and Gladys Mayard -- Using formative research to explore and address elder health and care in Chiapas, Mexico / Namino Glantz -- Anthropological contributions to the development of culturally appropriate tobacco cessation arograms : a global health priority / Mark Nichter [and others] -- From dtreet tesearch to public health intervention : the Hartford Drug Monitoring Project / Merrill Singer [and others] -- Sexual risk reduction among married women and men in Urban India : an anthropological intervention / Stephen L. Schensul [and others] -- Honorable mutilation? : changing responses to female genital cutting in Sudan / Ellen Gruenbaum -- Making pregnancy safer for women around the world : the example of safe motherhood and maternal death in Guatemala / Nicole S. Berry -- Counting on mothers love : the global polities of prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Eastern Africa / Karen Marie Moland and Astrid Blystad -- Brazilian response to AIDS and the pharmaceuticalization of global health / Joao Biehl -- Anthropological and public health perspectives on the global polio eradication initiative in Northern Nigeria / Elisha P. Renne -- "Sanitary makeshifts" and the perpetuation of health stratification in Indonesia / Eric A. Stein -- Global panic, local repercussions : economic and nutritional effects of bird flu in Vietnam / Stacy Lockerbie and D. Ann Herring -- Neoliberal infections and the politics of health : Resurgent Tuberculosis Epidemics in New York City and Lima, Peru / Sandy Smith-Nonini -- Biological citizenship after Chernobyl / Adriana Petryna -- Ethnographic evaluation of Post-Alma Ata Health System Reforms in Mongolia : lessons for addressing health inequities in poor communities / Craig R. Janes -- Bureaucratic aspects of international health programs / George M. Foster
Control code
ocn508464400
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 730 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199865390
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)508464400
Label
Anthropology and public health : bridging differences in culture and society, [edited by] Robert A. Hahn, Marcia C. Inhorn
Publication
Note
Revised edition of: Anthropology in public health. 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Anthropology of childhood Malaria in Tanzania / Vinay R. Kamat -- Diagnosis and management of asthma in the medical marketplace of India : Implications for efforts to improve global respiratory health / David Van Sickle -- Situating stress : lessons from lay discourses on Diabetes / Nancy E. Schoenberg [and others] -- Understanding pregnancy in a population of inner-city women in New Orleans--results of qualitative research / Carl Kendall [and others] -- Limits of "Heterosexual AIDS" : ethnographic research on tourism and male sexual labor in the Dominican Republic / Mark B. Padilla -- Male infertility and consanguinity in Lebanon : the power of ethnographic epidemiology / Marcia C. Inhorn [and others] -- Structural violence, political violence, and the health costs of civil conflict : a case sudy from Peru / Tom Leatherman and R. Brooke Thomas -- Bridges between mental health care and religious healing in Puerto Rico : the outcomes of an early experiment / Joan D. Koss-Chioino -- Indigenization of illness support groups for Lymphatic Filariasis in Haiti / Jeannine Coreil and Gladys Mayard -- Using formative research to explore and address elder health and care in Chiapas, Mexico / Namino Glantz -- Anthropological contributions to the development of culturally appropriate tobacco cessation arograms : a global health priority / Mark Nichter [and others] -- From dtreet tesearch to public health intervention : the Hartford Drug Monitoring Project / Merrill Singer [and others] -- Sexual risk reduction among married women and men in Urban India : an anthropological intervention / Stephen L. Schensul [and others] -- Honorable mutilation? : changing responses to female genital cutting in Sudan / Ellen Gruenbaum -- Making pregnancy safer for women around the world : the example of safe motherhood and maternal death in Guatemala / Nicole S. Berry -- Counting on mothers love : the global polities of prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Eastern Africa / Karen Marie Moland and Astrid Blystad -- Brazilian response to AIDS and the pharmaceuticalization of global health / Joao Biehl -- Anthropological and public health perspectives on the global polio eradication initiative in Northern Nigeria / Elisha P. Renne -- "Sanitary makeshifts" and the perpetuation of health stratification in Indonesia / Eric A. Stein -- Global panic, local repercussions : economic and nutritional effects of bird flu in Vietnam / Stacy Lockerbie and D. Ann Herring -- Neoliberal infections and the politics of health : Resurgent Tuberculosis Epidemics in New York City and Lima, Peru / Sandy Smith-Nonini -- Biological citizenship after Chernobyl / Adriana Petryna -- Ethnographic evaluation of Post-Alma Ata Health System Reforms in Mongolia : lessons for addressing health inequities in poor communities / Craig R. Janes -- Bureaucratic aspects of international health programs / George M. Foster
Control code
ocn508464400
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 730 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199865390
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)508464400

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