The Resource Health, culture and religion in South Asia : critical social science perspectives, edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom

Health, culture and religion in South Asia : critical social science perspectives, edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom

Label
Health, culture and religion in South Asia : critical social science perspectives
Title
Health, culture and religion in South Asia
Title remainder
critical social science perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.I4
LC item number
H43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Doron, Assa
  • Broom, Alex
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public health
  • Health
  • Health
  • Medical policy
  • Religion and culture
  • Religion and sociology
  • Health
  • Health
  • Medical policy
  • Public health
  • Religion and culture
  • Religion and sociology
  • South Asia
Label
Health, culture and religion in South Asia : critical social science perspectives, edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom
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Publication
Contents
Class and the clinic: the subject of medical pluralism and the transmission of inequality / Kalpana Ram -- Spatial boundaries and moralities of gender: considerations from obstetric and gynaecological practice in Chennai, South India / Victoria Loblay -- Occupational health, risk and science in India's global factories / Jamie Cross -- Injecting drug use and HIV in northeast India: negotiating a public health response in a complex environment / Michele Kermode, Peter Deutschmann, M.C. Arunkumar and Greg Manning -- HIV and the gurus: religiosity, plurality and the challenge of a 'Hindu' response / Nalin Mehta and Upahar Pramanik -- Unmarried Muslim youth and sex education in the Bustees of Kolkata / Kabita Chakraborty -- The intoxicated poor: alcohol, morality and power and the boatmen of Banaras / Assa Doron -- Between medicine and manthravady: agency and identity in Paniya health / Suman Badami -- Learning from infertility: gender, health inequities and faith healers in women's experiences of disrupted reproduction in Rajasthan / Maya Unnithan -- The practice and meanings of spiritual healing in Nepal / Asha Lal Tamang and Alex Broom
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780415556095
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318419695
  • (OCoLC)ocn318419695
Label
Health, culture and religion in South Asia : critical social science perspectives, edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom
Publication
Contents
Class and the clinic: the subject of medical pluralism and the transmission of inequality / Kalpana Ram -- Spatial boundaries and moralities of gender: considerations from obstetric and gynaecological practice in Chennai, South India / Victoria Loblay -- Occupational health, risk and science in India's global factories / Jamie Cross -- Injecting drug use and HIV in northeast India: negotiating a public health response in a complex environment / Michele Kermode, Peter Deutschmann, M.C. Arunkumar and Greg Manning -- HIV and the gurus: religiosity, plurality and the challenge of a 'Hindu' response / Nalin Mehta and Upahar Pramanik -- Unmarried Muslim youth and sex education in the Bustees of Kolkata / Kabita Chakraborty -- The intoxicated poor: alcohol, morality and power and the boatmen of Banaras / Assa Doron -- Between medicine and manthravady: agency and identity in Paniya health / Suman Badami -- Learning from infertility: gender, health inequities and faith healers in women's experiences of disrupted reproduction in Rajasthan / Maya Unnithan -- The practice and meanings of spiritual healing in Nepal / Asha Lal Tamang and Alex Broom
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780415556095
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318419695
  • (OCoLC)ocn318419695

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