The Resource Flexible bodies : tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS, Emily Martin

Flexible bodies : tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS, Emily Martin

Label
Flexible bodies : tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS
Title
Flexible bodies
Title remainder
tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS
Statement of responsibility
Emily Martin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Martin shows how Americans' ideas about health and immunity have changed dramatically since the 1940s and how "flexibility" has become a valued commodity--both in health and in business
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Emily
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN296.5.U6
LC item number
M37 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1994 E-713
  • GN 296.5.U6
NLM item number
M379f 1994
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical anthropology
  • Immunity
  • Immune system
  • Americans
  • Anthropology
  • Immune System
  • Immunity
  • Social Conditions
  • Anthropologie médicale
  • Immunité
  • Système immunitaire
  • Américains
  • Americans
  • Immune system
  • Immunity
  • Medical anthropology
  • Gezondheid
  • Immuniteit
  • Immuunsysteem
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Amerikanen
  • Ethnomédecine
  • Immunité
  • Système immunitaire
  • Américains
  • Soziologie
  • Immunologie
  • Wissenschaftsentwicklung
  • Gesellschaft
  • Immunkrankheit
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Flexible bodies : tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS, Emily Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical overview -- Visions of the immune system -- Configurations of healthy bodies -- Practicums -- Post-Darwinism
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 320 pages
Isbn
9780807046272
Lccn
93039065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29184223
  • (OCoLC)ocm29184223
Label
Flexible bodies : tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS, Emily Martin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical overview -- Visions of the immune system -- Configurations of healthy bodies -- Practicums -- Post-Darwinism
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 320 pages
Isbn
9780807046272
Lccn
93039065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29184223
  • (OCoLC)ocm29184223

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