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Against health : how health became the new morality, Jonathan M. Metzl and Anna Kirkland, editors

Label
Against health : how health became the new morality
Title
Against health
Title remainder
how health became the new morality
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan M. Metzl and Anna Kirkland, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418
LC item number
.A53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Metzl, Jonathan
  • Kirkland, Anna
Series statement
Biopolitics, medicine, technoscience, and health in the 21st century
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health
  • Medical ethics
  • Health services accessibility
  • Social medicine
  • Health
  • Social Medicine
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Socioeconomic Factors
Label
Against health : how health became the new morality, Jonathan M. Metzl and Anna Kirkland, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why "Against health"? / Jonathan M. Metzl -- What is health and how do you get it? / Richard Klein -- Risky bigness : on obesity, eating, and the ambiguity of "health" / Lauren Berlant -- Against global health? Arbitrating science, non-science and nonsense through health / Vincanne Adams -- Social immorality of health in the gene age : race, disability, and inequality / Dorothy Roberts -- Fat panic and the new morality / Kathleen LeBesco -- Against breastfeeding (sometimes) / Joan B. Wolf -- Pharmaceutical propaganda / Carl Elliott -- Strangely passive-aggressive history of passive-aggressive personality disorder / Christopher Lane -- Obsession : against mental health / Leonard J. Davis -- Atomic health, or how the bomb altered American notions of death / Joseph Masco -- How much sex is healthy? The pleasures of asexuality / Eunjung Kim -- Be prepared / S. Lochlann Jain -- In the name of pain / Tobin Siebers -- What next? / Anna Kirkland
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 217 p.
Isbn
9780814795927
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20100188 12
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)624031121
  • (OCoLC)624031121
Label
Against health : how health became the new morality, Jonathan M. Metzl and Anna Kirkland, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why "Against health"? / Jonathan M. Metzl -- What is health and how do you get it? / Richard Klein -- Risky bigness : on obesity, eating, and the ambiguity of "health" / Lauren Berlant -- Against global health? Arbitrating science, non-science and nonsense through health / Vincanne Adams -- Social immorality of health in the gene age : race, disability, and inequality / Dorothy Roberts -- Fat panic and the new morality / Kathleen LeBesco -- Against breastfeeding (sometimes) / Joan B. Wolf -- Pharmaceutical propaganda / Carl Elliott -- Strangely passive-aggressive history of passive-aggressive personality disorder / Christopher Lane -- Obsession : against mental health / Leonard J. Davis -- Atomic health, or how the bomb altered American notions of death / Joseph Masco -- How much sex is healthy? The pleasures of asexuality / Eunjung Kim -- Be prepared / S. Lochlann Jain -- In the name of pain / Tobin Siebers -- What next? / Anna Kirkland
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 217 p.
Isbn
9780814795927
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20100188 12
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)624031121
  • (OCoLC)624031121

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