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Published: 08 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376149-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7614-9
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379461-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7946-1
Book Chapter

By James R. Farr
Published: 07 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387145-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8714-5
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397977-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9797-7
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 12 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399070-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9907-0
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 11 May 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371724-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7172-4
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012658-036
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009207-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0920-7
Series: a Camera Obscura Book
Published: 07 February 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022626-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2262-6
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 11 May 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371724-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7172-4
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... Jadugoda uranium poisoning radioactivity activism ...
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: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 12 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375203-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7520-3
... of the pharmakon (“drug,” “medicine,” “remedy,” “poison”), the chapter argues against the critical desire for remedies that do no harm. The efforts to find a purely beneficial remedy (or even simply a better, less harmful remedy) usually suppose that a reliable, clear distinction between poison and cure...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... number of youths are born deformed, their bodies stunted and their minds undeveloped. Jadugoda uranium poisoning radioactivity activism ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... deviations are measured, and the political sensibility generated by public attention to epidemics. The Regional Health Service's chief epidemiologist traces how he investigated the first strange cases and structured his work around an urban toxicologist's hypothesis that mercury poisoning was the cause...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... faced, and tells the story of a particular experience in El Salvador when Rosemarie was harassed by the military and suspected that one of her meals was poisoned. Martin Luther King Jr. hope spiritual appetite “Spirit and Struggle” retreats El Salvador ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... military regimes in the 1960s. He also dedicated a chapter of his dark book to the grim destiny of mineworkers. In his account, the highland mining camps were cemeteries full of men who aged and died prematurely, whose bodies were poisoned, and whose labor enriched New York and London more than it did...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7520-3
... and adolescents. It examines an important pair of conceptual commitments that frame these debates: that antidepressants are ineffective, and that antidepressants are risky. Using Derrida’s notion of the pharmakon (“drug,” “medicine,” “remedy,” “poison”), the chapter argues against the critical desire for remedies...