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By Laurie B. Green,John Mckiernan-González,Martin Summers

ISBN-10: 0816690464

ISBN-13: 9780816690466

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ISBN-13: 9780816690473


In Precarious Prescriptions, Laurie B. eco-friendly, John Mckiernan-González, and Martin Summers assemble essays that position race, citizenship, and gender on the heart of questions on health and wellbeing and ailment. Exploring the interaction among illness as a organic phenomenon, ailment as a subjective adventure, and race as an ideological build, this quantity weaves jointly a classy historical past to teach the function that health and wellbeing and drugs have performed through the previous in defining the suitable citizen.

By developing an complex portrait of the shut institutions of race, drugs, and public overall healthiness, Precarious Prescriptions is helping us larger comprehend the lengthy and fraught heritage of health and wellbeing care in America.

Contributors: Jason E. Glenn, U of Texas clinical department at Galveston; Mark Allan Goldberg, U of Houston; Jean J. Kim; Gretchen lengthy, Williams university; Verónica Martínez-Matsuda, Cornell U; Lena McQuade-Salzfass, Sonoma country U; Natalia Molina, U of California, San Diego; Susan M. Reverby, Wellesley collage; Jennifer Seltz, Western Washington U.

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