Medical Anthropology

Troubling Natural Categories: Engaging the Medical Anthropology of Margaret Lock

Troubling Natural Categories: Engaging the Medical Anthropology of Margaret Lock by Naomi Adelson
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0773541993, 0773542000 | 241 pages | PDF | 12 MB
Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Histories, Activisms, and Futures

Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Histories, Activisms, and Futures by Marcia C. Inhorn and Emily A. Wentzell
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0822352702, 0822352516 | 352 pages | PDF | 23,7 MB
Schizophrenia, Culture, and Subjectivity: The Edge of Experience (Cambridge Studies in Medical Anthropology) (Repost)

Schizophrenia, Culture, and Subjectivity: The Edge of Experience (Cambridge Studies in Medical Anthropology) by Janis Hunter Jenkins
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0521536413 | 382 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Based on international research, this collection incorporates a critical analysis of World Health Organization cross-cultural findings.
Medical Anthropology in Ecological Perspective, 6th Edition

Medical Anthropology in Ecological Perspective by Ann McElroy, Patricia K Townsend
2014 | ISBN: 0813348870 | English | 392 pages | PDF | 5 MB
Comprehending Drug Use: Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins (Studies in Medical Anthropology) (repost)

Prof. J. Bryan Page, "Comprehending Drug Use: Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins (Studies in Medical Anthropology)"
Publisher: Rutgers University Press | ISBN: 0813548047 | 2010 | PDF | 256 pages | 3.1 MB
Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology: Health and Illness in the World's Cultures Topics - Volume 1; Cultures - Volume2 (repost)

Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology: Health and Illness in the World's Cultures Topics - Volume 1; Cultures - Volume 2 by Carol R. Ember and Melvin Ember
English | ISBN: 0306477548 | December 31, 2003 | 2944 pages | PDF | 9,9 MB

Medical practitioners and the ordinary citizen are becoming more aware that we need to understand cultural variation in medical belief and practice. The more we know how health and disease are managed in different cultures, the more we can recognize what is "culture bound" in our own medical belief and practice.

Culture and Health: Applying Medical Anthropology (repost)  

Posted by Veslefrikk at March 12, 2014
Culture and Health: Applying Medical Anthropology (repost)

Michael Winkelman "Culture and Health: Applying Medical Anthropology"
Jossey-Bass | 2008-11-17 | ISBN: 0470283556 | 512 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Medical Anthropology (Understanding Public Health) (Repost)

Robert Pool, Wenzel Geissler, ''Medical Anthropology (Understanding Public Health)''
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0335218504 | PDF | 184 pages | 6.03 MB

A Companion to Medical Anthropology  

Posted by fdts at Oct. 17, 2013
A Companion to Medical Anthropology

A Companion to Medical Anthropology
by Merrill Singer, Pamela I. Erickson
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1405190027 | 576 pages | PDF | 2.21 MB
Medicine and Morality in Haiti: The Contest for Healing Power (Cambridge Studies in Medical Anthropology 3) (repost)

Medicine and Morality in Haiti: The Contest for Healing Power (Cambridge Studies in Medical Anthropology 3) by Paul Brodwin
English | ISBN-10: 0521575435 | English | edition 1996 | PDF | 253 pages | 8,5 mb

Medicine and morality in rural Haiti are shaped both by different local religious traditions and by biomedical and folk medicine practices. People who become ill may seek treatment from Western doctors, but also from herbalists and religious leaders.