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, …
Ian Whitmarsh and Elizabeth F. S. Roberts have edited a Special Issue of Medical Anthropology called “Nonsecular Medical Anthropology.” Here is an excerpt from their introduction to the issue, along with the abstracts of its commentary and six articles. Enjoy!
Nonsecular Medical Anthropology (open access)
Ian Whitmarsh & Elizabeth F. S. Roberts
A nonsecular medical anthropology insists …
Here are some of the articles published in the journals in August 2016. This post includes the abstracts from a special issue of Anthropology & Medicine, “Medical Pluralism and Beyond.” Enjoy!
The postneoliberal fabulation of power: On statecraft, precarious infrastructures, and public mobilization in Brazil
In Brazil’s hybrid government of social protection and …