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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and blood medicine—as sites of biopolitical contestation, I examine the process by which these Haitian refugees' blood became the site of international anxieties over legal sovereignty, biopolitics, citizenship, and reproductive rights. This article places the asylum process and the HIV antibody blood test...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., and medicine affect both the body and the mind: how they represent, idealize, and stereotype us—and how they change us. © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Figure 3 Pill Spill , blown glass, more than one hundred unique elements, each installation varies, 2011. Toledo Museum of Art, Glass Pavilion...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 327–344.
Published: 01 July 2012
... on my previous research on reproductive technology and ongoing organ-trafficking fieldwork. © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 egg trade gray zones ethnography narrative work Developments in reproductive medicine have made it possible for many people with reproductive problems...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (3): 346–366.
Published: 01 November 2020
...-liberalism .” Social Science and Medicine 159 : 14 – 21 . Booth Sarah L. . 2001 . “ Environmental and Societal Factors Affect Food Choice and Physical Activity: Rationale, Influences, and Leverage Points .” Nutrition Reviews 59 , no. 3 : S21 – S39 . Bourdieu Pierre . 1984...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 July 2007
... . Benedek T.G. 1992 . “ The Influence of Ulrich von Hutten’s Medical Descriptions and Metaphorical Use of Medicine .” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 66 : 355 – 75 . Benedek T.G. 2005 . “ Gonorrhea and the Beginnings of Clinical Research Ethics .” Perspectives in Biology...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 45–49.
Published: 01 March 2020
... and literature, but he also read books on botany, medicine, travel, and history. He inscribed his name—A. Z. Abushâdy—in all of his books in both English and Arabic, and I came to recognize the shape of his signature long before I learned to read the language. His handwriting was compact and uniform, even more...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 163–174.
Published: 01 July 2021
... at Chicago (UIC) since 2000, also teaching in the schools of applied health sciences and medicine and since 2009 serving as Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences. This interview was conducted by Jeffrey J. Williams on October 13, 2019, in New York City and transcribed by Bethie Wang...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 245–254.
Published: 01 July 2006
... had raised Sudanese medicinal self-sufficiency from less than 5% to more than 50%, while producing 90% of the drugs used to treat the most deadly illnesses in this desperately poor country. The US saw fit to send more than a dozen Tomahawk cruise missiles screaming into the plant, in an instant...
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Published: 01 July 2006
Plate 4: Shifa Pharmaceutical Plant, Sudan , August 20, 1998, “US Military Strike on a Chemical Weapons Plant.” The US government inaccurately thought the pharmaceutical plant was producing chemical weapons for Osama bin Laden. “The El-Shifa pharmaceutical plant had raised Sudanese medicinal More
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
... and Medicine 72 , no. 5 : 726 – 32 . Davidson Christopher . 2005 . The United Arab Emirates: A Study in Survival . Boulder, CO : Lynne Rienner . Davidson Christopher . 2008 . Dubai: The Vulnerability of Success . New York : Columbia University Press . Davidson...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 145–161.
Published: 01 July 2015
... “Philosophy and the Crisis of European Humanity.” 5 The field of medical science, he observes, can distinguish between “scientific medicine” and “the lore of the so-called nature cure,” whereas when we turn to “the human spirit,” which seems no less susceptible to questions of sickness and health, we may...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (3): 326–333.
Published: 01 November 2009
... government charged that we broke the law by bringing aid and medicine to Iraq before and during the second gulf war. An unjust law must be broken to serve a higher law called justice, Bill argued before the judge. I found it moving and convincing; unfortunately the judge did not. We lost the case. Bill...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 March 2018
... fillings, and now its noncorrosiveness and electrical conductibility make it useful in precision electronic instruments and space equipment. Today 12 percent of the gold produced is used in electronics, medicine, and dentistry; 10 percent is kept as backup for national currencies; and 78 percent is used...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 173–193.
Published: 01 July 2022
... Financialization Is Shaping Neuroscience, Translational Medicine, and Innovation in Biotechnology . Cambridge MA : MIT Press . Roggero Gigi . 2011 . The Production of Living Knowledge: The Crisis of the University and the Transformation of Labor in Europe and North America . Translated by Brophy...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... to combine productive activities with learning and teaching, with experimentation and research, with the creation of new tastes, favors and materials, and with the invention of new forms and techniques of agriculture, building, and medicine, etc. Communal self-providing workshops will be globally...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 March 2018
... on the research teams and the nature of funded projects, their scope and their findings. But the findings seem strangely bland: the research (e.g., 2017: 173–77; 2016: 82–92) looked at roads, architecture, the planning of towns; it also looked at the emergence of the hospital, at the “resistance to medicine...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (2): 139–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
...-intellectualism coupled with Taliban-like moralism now boldly translates into everyday cultural practices as right-wing evangelicals live out their messianic view of the world. For instance, more and more conservative pharmacists are refusing to fill prescriptions for religious reasons. Mixing medicine, politics...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (3): 388–406.
Published: 01 November 2022
..., of the Nippon Medical School in Tokyo, president of the Japanese Society for Forest Medicine. “People like forests” Dr. Li told the assembly: the air, the atmosphere, the sense of calm (I am paraphrasing here from my notes), all have a preventive effect against the diseases produced by our modern lifestyle...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 244–262.
Published: 01 July 2018
... followed a course in medicine. As a professor at the Sorbonne from 1955 onward, where he succeeded Bachelard as head of the Institute of the History of the Sciences, 49 in 1966 (when else?) he published the medical thesis he had written in 1943, together with three additional chapters, under the title...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2021
... state. This is not to be “down” on real science, because Levy notes that the uncertainty caused by the biological virus, what we have been calling the panic virus, has led to the emergence of a theological faith in medicine and techno-science to solve all problems that outstrips what real science...