In addition to our regular roundup of journal articles, these two special issues were published this month:
Here is the second half of our March roundup of journal articles. There are also two Special Issues out this month that may be of interest, including the current Medical Anthropology Quarterly, and their contents are posted here.
Love and Resurrection: Remaking Life and Death in Contemporary Russia
In this article, I discuss two …
Here is the first installment of articles published in March. There is a special issue of East Asian Science, Technology and Society on “Body and Enhancement Technology,” and I also want to note that there are reviews of several recently published books about disability collected in this month’s Sociology of Health & Illness.
DSM over time: From legitimisation …
And now for a very belated February post (not even the extra day could help this year…). However, there is much to dig in to here, including two special issues, “The Sociology of Health Care Safety and Quality” in Sociology of Health & Illness and “Anthropology and Medical Photography: Ethnographic, Critical and Comparative Perspectives” in Visual Anthropology. Enjoy!
This month’s reading list, part I
The 2015 Refugee Crisis in Europe: Forum
Representing the “European refugee crisis” in Germany and beyond: Deservingness and difference, life and death
Seth M. Holmes, Heide Castaneda
The European refugee crisis has gained worldwide attention with daily media coverage both in and outside Germany. Representations of refugees in media and political discourse
In addition to our regular roundup of journal offerings, the current issue of Medical Anthropology is a special issue, entitled “Diversions of Biomedical Technologies in a Globalized World,” on which we have posted here.
Critical Public Health
Blood and the public body: a study of UK blood donation and research participation
This paper draws on