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Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059240-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5924-0
... The chapter shifts to the field of health communication. It traces how biocommunicability jumps scale as health communication programs are exported from the United States, Europe, and such international agencies as the World Health Organization to low- and middle-income countries and underserved...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... and journalism, in which epidemiological investigation can be designed to occasion or silence particular types of stories and journalism can prompt epidemiological inquiry. A prominent feature of the 1992–1993 cholera epidemic in Delta Amacuro was news coverage in which public health officials attributed some...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... This chapter extends the book's key argument regarding the relationship between health inequities and health/communicative inequities. Like the "carceral apparatus" (Loïc Wacquant) that dominates the lives of U.S. working-class African Americans, officials' responses to the 1992–1993 cholera...
Published: 19 April 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381631-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8163-1
Published: 20 December 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... This chapter challenges common views of narrative as externalizing interior states or representing events by demonstrating how narratives are coproduced with acts of care. It uses Walter Benjamin’s work to suggest that the labor of care and of health/communicative labor are coproduced, creating...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378235-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7823-5
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379683-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7968-3
Published: 01 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387633-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8763-3
Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059240
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5924-0
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... evidence-based medicine buen vivir decolonizing health communication health policy health/communicative rights ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... , but revealed health inequities and challenged the fatal effects of health/communicative inequities, providing a model for decolonizing health and health communication. The multiple ways health/communicative inequities structure health systems produce nonknowledge as systematically as they provide evidence...
Book Chapter

By Charles L. Briggs
Published: 23 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5924-0
... HIV/AIDS cholera health communication global health Venezuela ...
Published: 05 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376828-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7682-8
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012221-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1222-1
Book Chapter

By Charles L. Briggs
Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059240-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5924-0
... communication and health care and strengthening their connection is possible; that the process is complex and precarious; and that such efforts can make significant contributions to the achievement of health, equity, and justice. Given the stigmatizing and denigrating effects of classifying people...
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 ...
Published: 23 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5924-0
... treatment suggests the importance of forms of communication that lie outside of biocommunicable parameters. Michael Silverstein doctor-patient interaction Howard Waitzkin complementary and alternative medicine Indigenous peoples The chapter shifts to the field of health communication...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... The introduction opens up new perspectives by asking how health inequities are tied to health/communicative inequities, the unequal distribution of rights to produce knowledge about health and illness and circulate it between lay and professional sites of health care. It summarizes events...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
...II This chapter challenges common views of narrative as externalizing interior states or representing events by demonstrating how narratives are coproduced with acts of care. It uses Walter Benjamin’s work to suggest that the labor of care and of health/communicative labor are coproduced...