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The Resource Infections and inequalities : the modern plagues, Paul Farmer

Infections and inequalities : the modern plagues, Paul Farmer

Label
Infections and inequalities : the modern plagues
Title
Infections and inequalities
Title remainder
the modern plagues
Statement of responsibility
Paul Farmer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MUX
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1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Paul
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • People with social disabilities
  • Communicable diseases
Label
Infections and inequalities : the modern plagues, Paul Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First paperback printing 2001"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-367) and index
Contents
The vitality of practice: on personal trajectories. -- Rethinking "emerging infectious diseases". -- Invisible women: class, gender, and HIV. -- The exotic and the mundane: human immunodeficiency virus in the Caribbean. -- Culture, poverty, and HIV transmission: the case of rural Haiti. ; Miracles and misery: an ethnographic interlude. -- Sending sickness: sorcery, politics, and changing concepts of AIDS in rural Haiti. -- The consumption of the poor: tuberculosis in the late twentieth century. -- Optimism and pessimism in tuberculosis control: lessons from rural Haiti. -- Immodest claims of causality: social scientists and the "new" tuberculosis. -- The persistent plagues: biological expressions of social inequalities
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Updated ed., with a new preface.
Extent
xliv, 375 p.
Isbn
9780520229136
System control number
  • on1016183278
  • (OCoLC)1016183278
Label
Infections and inequalities : the modern plagues, Paul Farmer
Publication
Note
"First paperback printing 2001"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-367) and index
Contents
The vitality of practice: on personal trajectories. -- Rethinking "emerging infectious diseases". -- Invisible women: class, gender, and HIV. -- The exotic and the mundane: human immunodeficiency virus in the Caribbean. -- Culture, poverty, and HIV transmission: the case of rural Haiti. ; Miracles and misery: an ethnographic interlude. -- Sending sickness: sorcery, politics, and changing concepts of AIDS in rural Haiti. -- The consumption of the poor: tuberculosis in the late twentieth century. -- Optimism and pessimism in tuberculosis control: lessons from rural Haiti. -- Immodest claims of causality: social scientists and the "new" tuberculosis. -- The persistent plagues: biological expressions of social inequalities
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Updated ed., with a new preface.
Extent
xliv, 375 p.
Isbn
9780520229136
System control number
  • on1016183278
  • (OCoLC)1016183278

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