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Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372042-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7204-2
Published: 15 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004356-039
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0435-6
Published: 08 August 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387343-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8734-3
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 10 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393672
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9367-2
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By Megan Crowley-Matoka
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... Mexico organ transplant global health living donors organ trafficking ...
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By Megan Crowley-Matoka
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... Mexico organ transplant gift body commodification ...
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By Megan Crowley-Matoka
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... Mexico organ transplant sacred profane moral duality ...
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By Megan Crowley-Matoka
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... Mexico organ transplant icon living donation national identity ...
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
...Framing Transplantation Moving away from the iconic dyad of organ donor and organ recipient, this chapter delves into the social life of the kidney itself to engage one of the key analytic frames that anthropology has brought to the study of transplantation. First, exploring how the notions...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... This introduction opens with a haunting ethnographic story of a German mother donating a kidney to her Mexican-born son, a story that crystallizes some of the central issues of familial sacrifice, medical salvation, and national aspiration that animate organ transplantation in Mexico...
Book Chapter

By Megan Crowley-Matoka
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... This brief coda looks back to the iconic figure of the self-sacrificial mother with whom the book began in order to look forward to an emerging biopolitics of global health, in which kidney disease now registers as a massive public health problem, one for which living donor organ transplantation...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... Moving away from the iconic dyad of organ donor and organ recipient, this chapter delves into the social life of the kidney itself to engage one of the key analytic frames that anthropology has brought to the study of transplantation. First, exploring how the notions of gift and commodity have...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... has come to matter in anthropology but how, conversely, anthropology itself comes to matter in particular ways through its engagement with the transplant endeavor. Mexico organ transplant sacred profane moral duality ...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... Moving from the donors who provide organs to the patients who need them, this chapter explores how certain patients came to be deemed worthy of transplantation—and others did not—in ways that embodied ideas about the worth of the transplant enterprise itself. The chapter attends first...
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
...Getting Kidneys (or Not) Moving from the donors who provide organs to the patients who need them, this chapter explores how certain patients came to be deemed worthy of transplantation—and others did not—in ways that embodied ideas about the worth of the transplant enterprise itself...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 04 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375500-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7550-0
... and access problem because older persons are receiving an increasingly greater proportion of the total number of available deceased donor kidneys, which contributes to greater scarcity for younger patients in need. The ordinariness of organ transplantation at older ages links issues of scarcity and the right...
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
Book Chapter

By Megan Crowley-Matoka
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3