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Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391258-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9125-8
... Jennifer Ruth Fosket 12 / Breast Cancer Risk as Disease B odiAi me c lizing Risk ne of the sites at which biomedicalization is most  Oevident in everyday life is in the heightened at- tention to risk and its transformation into a treatable health problem—a diseaselike...
Published: 29 April 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384656-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8465-6
...5. ‘‘On the Raggedy Edge of Risk’’ Articulations of Race and Nature After Biology Bruce Braun It is a commonplace today that race has no basis in nature. There are no races, only racisms. This insight is not new: Franz Boas mobilized population biol- ogy in the 1930s to question the...
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399544-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9954-4
... W. Andrew Achenbaum The Meaning of Risk, Rights, and Responsibility in Aging America Editor's Introduction. The welfare state has been hailed as a landmark in the development of citizens' rights and for its con• tribution to economic progress and efficiency. It has...
Published: 17 November 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... n PART II Risk, Insurance, and Redistribution SHERRY A. GLIED n Health Insurance and Market Failure since Arrow Illness is usually unexpected and often costly. Health insurance is a contingent claims contract that...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385387-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8538-7
...193 of 288 ANNA MARIE SMITH Sexual Risk Management in the Clinton White House 6976 Apostolidis / PUBLIC AFFAIRS / sheet...
Published: 05 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384342-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8434-2
...katherine elaine bliss Between Risk and Confession state and popular perspectives of syphilis infection in revolutionary mexico n 1909 Dr. Eduardo Lavalle Carvajal published an article in the Gaceta I Médica de México describing current venereal disease prevention pro...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
... Part ii The Confédération Paysanne’s Early Anti-gmo Campaign, from Risk to Globalization 4 Union Activism & Programs Early Campaigns and Paysan...
Published: 15 December 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394808-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9480-8
... 6 The Trial of the gmos Deploying Discourses from Risk to Globalization The Confédération Paysanne’s anti- gmo campaign is a story of an alternate production...
Published: 09 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393245-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9324-5
... Introduction A GUINEA PIG’S WAGE Risk, Body Commodification, and the Ethics of Pharmaceutical Research in America PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH SUBJECTS AND THE NEW ‘‘ECONOMIES OF TORTURE’’ On 16 June 2001 the national press first reported the death of Ellen Roche, a...
Published: 09 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393245-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9324-5
... 3 LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND RISK MANAGEMENT AMONG PROFESSIONAL GUINEA PIGS So you know, when you start doing studies you start meeting the regulars that have been doing trials frequently, maybe ten years if not longer, and they are fine. You hear from time to time some...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... accepting financial risk, and (2) the potential im- pediments to physician autonomy through the use of closed panels for refer- ral (957). Since Arrow’s time, the U.S. health system has experienced rapid growth in hmos, risk contracting, and a plethora of provider intermediary organizations (e.g...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390732-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9073-2
... The Spirit of Brasília: James Holston Modernity as Experiment and Risk Travelers usually experience Brasília as a city removed from the rest of Brazil. This sense of separation derives in part from...
Published: 02 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385707-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8570-7
... The Risk of Art The failure of the revolution puts science back in its time. The secret of the revolution conjured away may be that it was, itself, a bit of conjuring. After all, the Parisian revolution of Febru- ary 1848 was nothing more than a ‘‘coup de...
Published: 27 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393252-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9325-2
...Governing Germs from Outside and Within Borders Controlling the 2003 SARS Risk in Taiwan Tseng Yen-fen and Wu Chia-Ling “SARS needs to be regarded as a particularly serious threat for several reasons. The disease has no vaccine and no treatment, forcing health authorities to resort to...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391258-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9125-8
... Sara Shostak 8 / Marking Populations and Persons at Risk Mole U c lar Epidemiology and Environmental Health his chapter describes the emergence of molecular  T biomarker research, its applications in environmen- tal epidemiology, and its consequences for the biopoli...
Published: 19 October 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391043-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9104-3
...epilogue ABS and Risk Compensation The antilock braking system was invented to improve automo- bile safety. Whereas many developments in automotive tech- nology have had more complex motivations, abs was rather simply motivated to prevent wheel locking, skidding, and driv- ers’ losing...
Published: 03 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381211-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8121-1
...    Afterword: The Risk of Johannesburg arjun appadurai and carol a. breckenridge The edited book Johannesburg, the Elusive Metropolis is a bold effort to write the city. And it is also an effort to write a particular city, a post-apartheid city. This dual effort...
Published: 22 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377009-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7700-9
... Two The Historical Lineages of Clinical Labor Industrial Order, Human Capital, and the Outsourcing of Risk Clinical labor, in its current constitution, involves the worker’s assumption of biopolitical risks—the risks...