Africanizing Oncology

Africanizing Oncology

Creativity, Crisis, and Cancer in Uganda

New African Histories

by Marissa Mika

Published by: Ohio University Press

248 pages, 152.00 x 229.00 x 0.00 mm

  • ISBN: 9780821424650
  • Published: November 2021


Combining methods from African studies, science and technology studies, and medical anthropology, Marissa Mika considers the Uganda Cancer Institute as a microcosm of the Ugandan state and as a lens through which to trace the political, technological, moral, and intellectual aspirations and actions of health care providers and patients.