Jonathan M. Metzl

Jonathan M. Metzl is the Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Psychiatry, and the Director of the Center for Medicine, Health, and Society at Vanderbilt University. His books include The Protest Psychosis, Prozac on the Couch, Against Health: How Health Became the New Morality and, most recently, Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment is Killing America’s Heartland.

 

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  1. Against Health
    You see someone smoking a cigarette and say,“Smoking is bad for your health,” when what you mean is, “You are a bad person because you smoke.” You encounter someone whose body size you deem excessive, and say, “Obesity... Learn More
    Published: 23rd November 2010
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