Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice

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  1. War and Health
    Provides a detailed look at how war affects human life and health far beyond the battlefield Since 2010, a team of activists, social scientists, and physicians have monitored the lives lost as a result of the US wars in Iraq,... Learn More
    Published: 5th November 2019
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  2. Reproductive Injustice
    A troubling study of the role that medical racism plays in the lives of black women who have given birth to premature and low birth weight infantsBlack women have higher rates of premature birth than other women in America. This... Learn More
    Published: 25th June 2019
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  3. The New American Servitude
    Examines why African care workers feel politically excluded from the United States Care for America’s growing elderly population is increasingly provided by migrants, and the demand for health care labor is only expected to... Learn More
    Published: 2nd April 2019
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  4. Inequalities of Aging
    The troubling dynamic of the American home care industry where increased independence for the elderly conflicts with the well being of caregivers Paid home care is one of the fastest growing occupations in the United States, and... Learn More
    Published: 28th August 2018
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  5. Unequal Coverage
    The Affordable Care Act’s impact on coverage, access to care, and systematic exclusion in our health care system                      ... Learn More
    Published: 26th December 2017
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  6. Transnational Reproduction
    Transnational Reproduction traces the relationships among Western aspiring parents, Indian surrogates, and egg donors from around the world. In the early 2010s India was one of the top providers of surrogacy services in the world.... Learn More
    Published: 27th September 2016
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