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The Body Multiple

  • Couverture cartonnée
  • 216 Nombre de pages
KlappentextAn ethnography of the way arterosclerosis is performed on patients by medical professionals at a Dutch hospital. The ma... Lire la suite
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Description

Klappentext
An ethnography of the way arterosclerosis is performed on patients by medical professionals at a Dutch hospital. The main text is supplemented by a meta-commentary regarding the theoretical issues posed by ethnographic study.

Zusammenfassung
Drawing on fieldwork in a Dutch university hospital, this title looks at the day-to-day diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerosis. It focuses on medical anthropology, sociology, feminist theory, philosophy, and science and technology studies to reframe such issues as the disease-illness distinction, subject-object relations, and boundaries.



Auteur

Annemarie Mol is Socrates Professor of Political Theory at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. She is coeditor of "Differences in Medicine: Unraveling Practices, Techniques, and Bodies "and "Complexities: Social Studies of Knowledge Practices, " both published by Duke University Press.



Résumé
Drawing on fieldwork in a Dutch university hospital, this title looks at the day-to-day diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerosis. It focuses on medical anthropology, sociology, feminist theory, philosophy, and science and technology studies to reframe such issues as the disease-illness distinction, subject-object relations, and boundaries.

Contenu

Doing Disease; Different Atherosclerosis; Coordination; Distribution; Inclusion; Doing Theory

Détails sur le produit

Titre: The Body Multiple
Sous-titre: Ontology in Medical Practice. Science & Cultural Theory
Auteur:
Code EAN: 9780822329176
ISBN: 0822329174
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Genre: Médecine
nombre de pages: 216
Poids: 360g
Taille: H218mm x B149mm x T14mm
Parution: 01.01.2003
Année: 2003