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!
New Genetics and Society
Redrawing the boundary of medical expertise: medically assisted reproduction and the debate on Italian bioconstitutionalism
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):
Enjoy reading (and what’s left of the holidays)!
The Contingency of Humanitarianism: Moral …
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.
Memory, body, and the online researcher: Following Russian street demonstrations via social media (open access)
Patty A. Gray
The Moscow street demonstrations of 2011–12 were the largest
In advance of our regular In the Journals post, I want to highlight a Special Issue. Anne Pollock and Banu Subramaniam have guest edited “Resisting Power, Retooling Justice: Promises of Feminist Postcolonial Technosciences,” in Science, Technology & Human Values. Here are the abstracts!
Resisting Power, Retooling Justice: Promises of Feminist Postcolonial Technosciences
Anne Pollock, Banu Subramaniam