I’d like to highlight a pair of Special Sections in the early 2017 issues of Critical Public Health. The first is “The Publics of Public Health in Africa,” guest edited by Ann H. Kelly, Hayley MacGregor, and Catherine M. Montgomery. The second is “Anthropological Interrogations of Evidence-Based Global Health,” guest edited by Elsa L. Fan and Elanah Uretsky. Here …
Welcome to a new year of Somatosphere’s In the Journals section! Here are some of the articles available in January 2017. Enjoy!
Chronic Subjunctivity, or, How Physicians Use Diabetes and Insomnia to Manage Futures in the United States
Matthew Wolf-Meyer & Celina Callahan-Kapoor
Prognostication has become central to medical practice, offering clinicians and patients views of particular futures …
The first issue of Medical Anthropology in 2017 is a special issue, “Between Biopolitical Governance and Care: Rethinking Health, Self, and Social Welfare in East Asia.” Enjoy!
Between Biopolitical Governance and Care: Rethinking Health, Selfhood, and Social Welfare in East Asia (open access)
Amy Borovoy & Li Zhang
(There is a video abstract, too.)
In East Asia, health has …
Here is the second part of our article roundup for December (find the first set of articles here). Happy reading, and happy new year!
In 2004, the Italian Parliament passed a controversial law on medically assisted reproduction (Law …
Here is the first part of our December article roundup. Three journals have special issues this month (abstracts in the post below):
- Body and Society: The New Biologies: Epigenetics, the Microbiome and Immunities
- Ethos: Anthropology and Psychoanalysis
- Medical Anthropology Quarterly: Special Focus Section on Comorbidity
Enjoy reading (and what’s left of the holidays)!
Hello trusty readers. Check out November’s haul for “In The Journals,” and be sure to check out the special issue of Science, Technology, and Human Values: Feminist Postcolonial Technosciences.
Patty A. Gray
The Moscow street demonstrations of 2011–12 were the largest