A Companion to Medical Anthropology
Copyright © 2011 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Editor(s): Merrill Singer, Pamela I. Erickson
Published Online: 14 JUL 2011 10:32AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781405190022
Online ISBN: 9781444395303
About this Book
A Companion to Medical Anthropology examines the current issues, controversies, and state of the field in medical anthropology today.
- Examines the key issues and current debates in medical anthropology
- Provides an expert view of the major topics and themes to concern the discipline since its founding in the 1960s
- Written by leading international scholars in medical anthropology
- Covers environmental health, global health, biotechnology, syndemics, nutrition, substance abuse, infectious disease, and sexuality and reproductive health, and other topics