Along with our normal roundup of articles, there are several special issues to note this month.
The most recent issue of Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience contains a special section, entitled “Illness Narratives, Networked Subjects, and Intimate Publics.” In their introduction, Tamara Kneese and Beza Merid write of the pieces that comprise the section:
The pieces in this
The first part of the In the Journals post for June 2017 can be found here. And now, for part two…
SPECIAL ISSUE: Communicating Mental Health
Introduction: historical contexts to communicating mental health
Rebecca Wynter and Leonard Smith
Contemporary discussions around language, stigma and care in mental health, the messages these elements transmit, and the means
And, now, part two of September’s journal posting! (Part one is here.)
Medical Anthropology Quarterly
“I Hope I Get Movie-star Teeth”: Doing the Exceptional Normal in Orthodontic Practice for Young People
Orthodontics offer young people the chance to improve their bite and adjust their appearances. The most common reasons for orthodontic treatment concern general dentists’, parents’ or
Welcome to part one of September’s journal post. We start off with a few special issues, which have been highlighted earlier, followed by a great batch of interesting articles for fall reading. Enjoy!
Transcultural Psychiatry – “Practical Anthropology for a Global Public Psychiatry”
Medical Anthropology – “Nonsecular Medical Anthropology”
New Genetics & Society – “Private, …