Combined Academic Publishers

Perspectives on Global Health

Gallery View  List View 

  1. The Riddle of Malnutrition
    More than ten million children suffer from severe acute malnutrition globally each year. In Uganda, longstanding efforts to understand, treat, and then prevent the condition initially served to medicalize it, in the eyes of both... Learn More
    Published: 19th June 2017
    Hardback | £66.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  2. The Experiment Must Continue
    The Experiment Must Continue is a beautifully articulated ethnographic history of medical experimentation in East Africa from 1940 through 2014. In it, Melissa Graboyes combines her training in public health and in history to... Learn More
    Published: 9th November 2015
    Hardback | £66.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  3. Preaching Prevention
    Preaching Prevention examines the controversial U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) initiative to “abstain and be faithful” as a primary prevention strategy in Africa.... Learn More
    Published: 29th October 2015
    Hardback | £66.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  4. Global Health in Africa
    Global Health in Africa is a first exploration of selected histories of global health initiatives in Africa. The collection addresses some of the most important interventions in disease control, including mass vaccination, large-scale... Learn More
    Published: 15th November 2013
    Hardback | £66.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  5. The History of Blood Transfusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
    This first extensive study of the practice of blood transfusion in Africa traces the history of one of the most important therapies in modern medicine from the period of colonial rule to independence and the AIDS epidemic.... Learn More
    Published: 15th July 2013
    Paperback | £25.99