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Published: 03 April 2006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8800-5
Series: New Americanists
Published: 06 October 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380641-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8064-1
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 25 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384557-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8455-7
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 02 May 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387602-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8760-2
Published: 14 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372905-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7290-5
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373384-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7338-4
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379683-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7968-3
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012405-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1240-5
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 11 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375746-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7574-6
... for impotence, yijing was conceptualized as a symptom of Maoist socialism, when sexual desire was discouraged, whereas impotence became a symptom of the post-Mao reform, as public perception of sexual desire had changed from negative to positive. In the Maoist period (particularly in the Cultural Revolution...
Published: 18 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373629-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7362-9
... on the arguments of Viktoria Schmitt-Linsonoff, this Cold War blockbuster is better viewed not so much as a token of American triumphalism but as a covert symptom of American trauma. The nature of this trauma is complex, occasioned by the war itself, the revelation of genocide, the new threat of nuclear...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373049-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
...” that emerges from the work of form and renders the reader herself a symptom. In a close reading of Louis Althusser’s Reading Capital , she focuses on Althusser’s figure, “the play on words itself,” to disclose the way in which the act of reading both discloses and is taken by surprise by the work of form...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... of doing science. It explores instead the global ramifications of the controversy, from Cameroon to California, taking Vanhivax as a symptom of contemporary, global transformations in global biomedicine. medical research Africa Afrocentrism HIV biocapitalism ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375180-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7518-0
... spectrum atypical antipsychotic medications is routine among homeless women. Clinically speaking, post-traumatic stress disorder and bipolar disorder are difficult conditions to diagnose and treat in the presence of active substance use. Yet the symptoms of these conditions—trauma, despair, rage, and mania...
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By Mark Seltzer
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374459-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7445-9
... as a way of modeling modernity and as one of its symptoms. The relays between game and world in the official world is examined in several different scenes, including Patricia Highsmith’s suspense novel Ripley’s Game , anime-based film, and a range of realist fiction (William Dean Howells, Theodore...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... of the symptoms as rabies and the means of transmission as vampire bats; the team's trip to the national capital to take a report to national health authorities and the press. The introduction lays out the book's experimental narrative strategy and analytical interventions into illness and narrative, knowledge...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 11 February 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7574-6
...) and the increase in patient visits for impotence, yijing was conceptualized as a symptom of Maoist socialism, when sexual desire was discouraged, whereas impotence became a symptom of the post-Mao reform, as public perception of sexual desire had changed from negative to positive. In the Maoist period...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... of one, two, or even three of their children. In Muaina, Florencia Macotera and Indalesio Pizarro recounted the strange symptoms that killed nine-year-old Dalvi and twenty-two-year-old Mamerto, the latter a university student and emerging leader. The last case concerns Mamerto's wife, Elbia Torres Rivas...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... of one, two, or even three of their children. In Muaina, Florencia Macotera and Indalesio Pizarro recounted the strange symptoms that killed nine-year-old Dalvi and twenty-two-year-old Mamerto, the latter a university student and emerging leader. The last case concerns Mamerto's wife, Elbia Torres Rivas...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... doctors, indigenous patients, and healers and the emotional distress of losing patients, some of whom were relatives. Two healers detailed how their postmortem efforts to solve the puzzle prompted them to piece together strange symptoms, spiritual pathogens, corrupt government contractors, and witchcraft...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373049-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... truths often concealed within bourgeois cultures most civilized expressions. Hegel noted an early symptom of this critical condition when he noted that by the nineteenth century art, as a vehicle of historical progress, had ended. Religion and philosophy as credible expressions of universal truths have...