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Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374480-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
... The demand for quantifiably measurable data poses significant challenges for global health initiatives that are not centered on clinical activities or the distribution of tangible resources.  Drawing from ethnographic research with Konbit Sante, an American medical aid organization intervening...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... During the years after the war, many anthropologists transformed elements of their wartime service into governmental research, policy, development, or intelligence work. The U.S. State and Defense Departments at times drew on anthropological expertise to implement foreign aid projects...
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003328-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0332-8
Published: 05 October 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002611-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0261-1
Series: The public influences of African American churches ;
Published: 11 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384793-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8479-3
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373353-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... This chapter traces the North-South relations between international aid agencies and feminist movements in Brazil. Drawing on ethnographic research and interviews at both ends of the aid chain, the chapter argues that the surprising appearance in the 1990s of market-based practices among...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389842-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8984-2
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... In this 2005 address to the university faculty, Richard Brodhead announces the Financial Aid Initiative and emphasizes the importance of expanding endowment support for need-based financial aid. He discusses Duke’s strengths in interdisciplinary collaboration and knowledge in service to society...
Book Chapter

By Dominic Tierney
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions, American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 11 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390626-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9062-6
...CHAPTER 7 Covert Aid For President Roosevelt, the worsening international security environment in 1938 coexisted with a deteriorating domestic situation. FDR’s New Deal did not end the Depression; the war economy of the Second World War did. Although economic conditions eased between...
Published: 09 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394877-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9487-7
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387862-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8786-2
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387862-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8786-2
Series: Series Q
Published: 28 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387985-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8798-5
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
Published: 02 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371861-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7186-1
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7923-2
Book Chapter

By Amy Hoffman
Published: 04 March 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8303-1
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
...AIDS and Poverty Thabo Mbeki One of the most immense problems facing postapartheid South Africa is hiv/    aids. In recent years, epidemiologists have identified South Africa as the country with the highest number of infections—­nearly six million—­and one of the highest infection rates...
Book Chapter

By David Román
Series: Perverse modernities
Published: 02 November 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387442-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8744-2
Book Chapter

By Jorge Olivares
Published: 20 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397588-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9758-8