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作者 Das, Veena, author
書名 Affliction : health, disease, poverty / Veena Das
出版項 New York : Fordham University Press, [2015]
©2015
國際標準書號 9780823261802 (hardback)
0823261808 (hardback)
9780823261819 (paperback)
0823261816 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 民族所圖書館  RA418.5.P6 D368 2015    在架上    30520020805827
 歐美所圖書館  362.1086 D2605 2015    在架上  -  30500101548777
版本 First edition
說明 xiv, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
系列 Forms of living
Forms of living
附註 "Affliction: Health, Disease, Poverty inaugurates a novel way of understanding the trajectories of health and disease in the context of poverty. It traces the unfolding of illness within families, local communities, neighborhood markets and in occult worlds. Privileging the experience of people living in these neighborhoods it asks how can global health be made to take this experience into account rather than escape from it?"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-248) and index
How the Body Speaks -- A Child Learns Illness and Learns Death -- Mental Illness, Psychiatric Institutions, and the Singularity of Lives -- Dangerous Liaisons: Technology, Kinship, and Wild Spirits -- The Reluctant Healer and the Darkness of our Times -- Medicines, Markets, and Healing -- Global Health Discourse and the View from Planet Earth
主題 Poor -- Health and hygiene -- India -- Delhi
Poor -- Medical care -- India -- Delhi
Medical care -- India -- Delhi
Delhi (India) -- Social conditions
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