1-20 of 112 Search Results for

medical anthropology

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 127–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Fady Joudah Medical anthropology poem. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 poetry That syphilis leads to deafness isn’t enough for Beethoven to have died of it. There’s Baudelaire and Nietzsche’s tempo, or did Emily Dickinson suffer from seizures? Did Muhammad? If so...
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 129.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Fady Joudah Medical anthropology poem. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 poetry professor who ran the anatomy department and was a preacher’s son. You were an ex-preacher yourself, abandoned the cloth after you divorced your wife and married your lover. Thank you for your hands...
Journal Article
Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): np.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of anthropology at Princeton Uni- versity. He teaches medical anthropology and the anthropology of sci- ence and technology. Currently he is working on two book projects: “Sub- jectivity Transformed” (with Byron Good and Arthur Kleinman) and “Vita: Life in a Dead...
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . MacLeish Kenneth . 2014 . “ Suicide and the Governance of Military Life .” Unpublished manuscript . Messinger Seth D. 2010 . “ Rehabilitating Time: Multiple Temporalities among Military Clinicians and Patients .” Medical Anthropology 29 , no. 1 : 150 – 69 . dx.doi.org/10.1080...
Journal Article
Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): np.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Health, Columbia University. She is the author of Strange Harvest: Organ Transplants, Denatured Bodies, and the Transformed Self (University of California Press), which won the Society for Medical Anthropology’s New Millennium Book Award, and Bodies, Commodities, and Biotechnologies: Death...
Journal Article
Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): np.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of Intimacy (Duke University Press, forthcoming). He is coeditor of Loss: The Politics of Mourning, Q & A: Queer in Asian America, and “What’s Queer about Queer Studies Now?” (Social Text 84/85). Allen Feldman is a cultural/political/medical anthropologist and associate professor of media, culture...
Journal Article
Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 115–129.
Published: 01 September 2001
... is not presenting a medical anthropology but a freak show, one that is closer to the carnival sideshow of the nineteenth century than to twentieth-century forensic and diagnostic dissection. The spectators stare at the exposed body as the inversion of their own self...
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (2 (131)): 93–118.
Published: 01 June 2017
...: feeling temporality as a countdown in hours, days, or months, terminality is experienced as a body ticking with the sound of its own end. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 cancer mortality immortality prognosis terminal afterlife medical anthropology secularism 64 Bauman...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
... that poor nations can do it” and “a model for treating AIDS worldwide.”4 The Brazil story is now an important component of international medical activism.5 Social Textt 80, Vol. 22, No. 3, Fall 2004. Copyright © 2004 by João Biehl. More than 40 million people are living...
Journal Article
Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 43–69.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... 12. 21. Wallis et al., “Baby Fae.” 22. Lesley A. Sharp, “Bodies, Boundaries, and Territorial Disputes: Investi- gating the Murky Realm of Scientific Authority,” Medical Anthropology 21 (2002...
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2017
... City .” Medical Anthropology Quarterly 29 , no. 1 : 455 – 72 . Ginsburg Faye Abu-Lughod Lila Larkin Brian . 2002 . Media Worlds: Anthropology on a New Terrain . Berkeley : University of California Press . Guerrero Gutierrez Eduardo . 2012 . “ Epidemias de violencia...
Journal Article
Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 39–58.
Published: 01 September 2008
... and the Practice of Contradictions,” Medical Anthropological Quarterly 9 (1995): 391. Com- menting on organ procurement and transplantation, Talal Asad notes: “The use of this expression [giving life] suppresses two horrifying elements in the whole business...
Journal Article
Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 43–66.
Published: 01 December 2007
... institutions; the intense capitalization of medical technologies, especially those based in genetics; the displacement of nonmarket relationships of citizenship, state paternalism, charity, and professionalism by market relationships...
Journal Article
Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 85–101.
Published: 01 September 2007
... periods: one from the past, the medical hysteria of the late nineteenth century, and the other from the present, the methods that make it possible to approach the theme of Mexican hysteria of the fin de siècle. I propose to view the hysteria/history relationship from a variety of angles...
Journal Article
Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 89–107.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Margaret M. Nguyen Vinh-Kim . “ Biomedical Technologies in Practice .” In An Anthropology of Biomedicine , edited by Lock Margaret Nguyen Vinh-Kim , 15 – 32 . Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell , 2010 . Magnello Eileen . “ The Introduction of Mathematical Statistics into Medical...
Journal Article
Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... . Social psychosis/Society of bodies. Paper presented at the Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School . Biehl, João, with Jessica Blatt. 1995 . Life on paper: A trip through AIDS in Brazil . Study document. Rio de Janeiro: ISER. Das, Veena. 1998 . Wittgenstein and anthropology...
Journal Article
Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Contributors Kamran Asdar Ali is associate professor of anthropology at the University of Texas, Austin. He is the author of Planning the Family in Egypt: New Bodies, New Selves (2002). He is the coeditor of Gendering Urban Space in the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa (forthcoming) with Martina...
Journal Article
Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 107–128.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of traditional Chinese medicine argue that the dynamic oneness of the human and the world, first proposed in classic Daoist texts such as Daodejing and Zhuangzi, is one of their most cher- ished medical principles. They often...
Journal Article
Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 151.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Medical School. Biehl, João, with Jessica Blatt. 1995. Life on paper: A trip through AIDS in Brazil. Study document. Rio de Janeiro: ISER. Das, Veena. 1998. Wittgenstein and anthropology. In Annual Review...
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . Berlant Lauren . 2011 . Cruel Optimism . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Biehl João . 2005 . Vita: Life in a Zone of Social Abandonment . Berkeley : University of California Press . Biehl João Locke Joshua . 2010 . “ Deleuze and the Anthropology of Becoming...