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Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391258-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9125-8
Published: 01 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387831-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8783-1
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390572-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9057-2
Published: 26 October 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387381-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8738-1
Published: 30 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382584-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8258-4
Published: 28 November 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380283-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8028-3
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 25 February 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022534-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2253-4
Book Chapter

By Harris Solomon
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... metabolism Mumbai absorption epidemiological transition methodology ...
Book Chapter

By Vincanne Adams
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
... maternal mortality statistics epidemiology statistical modeling Malawi ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... media mediatization news indigenous social movement epidemiological normalization ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... epidemiology normalcy mercury poisoning Mission Barrio Adentro Cuban medicine ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... Paul Farmer critical epidemiology health communication carceral apparatus Loïc Wacquant ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... epidemic created an epidemiological apparatus that structured and policed the pervasive indigenous/nonindigenous divide in Delta Amacuro. The Bolivarian Revolution sparked effective national efforts to ameliorate health inequities, but health/communicative inequities largely remained unaddressed...
Book Chapter

By Kaushik Sunder Rajan
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 10 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7328-5
... cervical cancer clinical trials ethics epidemiology experimental subjectivity human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine immunization public health scandal technocracy ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... This chapter challenges received dichotomies between medicine and the media, examining how epidemics and other medical objects are coproduced by media and medical professionals in dispersed sites through a process of biomediatization . It traces complicated relationships between epidemiology...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373285-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7328-5
... generated enormous controversy and became a fulcrum around which a broader politics concerned with clinical trials in India emerged. This raises questions not just about relationships between health, value, and politics, but also of the configuration of epidemiological knowledge and technocratic forms...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... the team to "take our words" to President Chávez, shaping the team's epidemiological work through the poetics and acoustics of lament. They demanded that news of the epidemic remain connected to their children's deaths and how delta residents produced knowledge about it, even as it became mobile. Building...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... This chapter begins with the everyday work of epidemiologists, mostly physicians but including some nurses, who keep statistics and investigate diseases in Delta Amacuro State. It explores the process of producing epidemiological normalcy, the baseline of morbidity and mortality against which...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374480-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
.... It shows how equations, like other ways of describing maternal death, are partial—and consequential—explanatory narratives. maternal mortality statistics epidemiology statistical modeling Malawi ...
Book Chapter

By Harris Solomon
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... methodology section explains how fieldwork for the study was conducted, and the introduction ends with a discussion on the politics, both ethnographic and epistemological, of studying metabolisms in India and elsewhere. metabolism Mumbai absorption epidemiological transition methodology ...