The Resource Partner to the Poor : A Paul Farmer Reader, (electronic resource)

Partner to the Poor : A Paul Farmer Reader, (electronic resource)

Label
Partner to the Poor : A Paul Farmer Reader
Title
Partner to the Poor
Title remainder
A Paul Farmer Reader
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
For nearly thirty years, anthropologist and physician Paul Farmer has traveled to some of the most impoverished places on earth to bring comfort and the best possible medical care to the poorest of the poor. Driven by his stated intent to ""make human rights substantial,"" Farmer has treated patients-and worked to address the root causes of their disease-in Haiti, Boston, Peru, Rwanda, and elsewhere in the developing world. In 1987, with several colleagues, he founded Partners In Health to provide a preferential option for the poor in health care. Throughout his career, Farmer has written eloq
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Farmer, Paul
Dewey number
  • 362.1086/942
  • 362.1086942
Language note
English
LC call number
RA418.5.P6 F375 2010
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Saussy, Haun
Series statement
California Series in Public Anthropology
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  • Epidemiology
  • Internationality -- Personal Narratives
  • Medical anthropology
  • Poor -- Medical care
  • Poverty -- Personal Narratives
  • Public health
  • Social Medicine -- Personal Narratives
  • Social medicine
  • Poor
  • Medical anthropology
  • Social medicine
  • Epidemiology
  • Public health
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Principle-Based Ethics
  • Professional Role
  • Human Rights
  • Medicine
  • Social Problems
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Control, Formal
  • Ethics
  • Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena
  • Population Characteristics
  • Sociology
  • Role
  • Health Occupations
  • Disciplines and Occupations
  • Philosophy
  • Health Care Economics and Organizations
  • Humanities
  • Group Processes
  • Health Care
  • Psychology, Social
  • Social Justice
  • Social Medicine
  • Poverty
  • Internationality
  • Physician's Role
  • Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Social Medicine
Label
Partner to the Poor : A Paul Farmer Reader, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader; Contents; Foreword: Seeing the Proof; Introduction: The Right to Claim Rights; Part 1. Ethnography, History, Political Economy; Introduction to Part 1; 1. Bad Blood, Spoiled Milk: Bodily Fluids as Moral Barometers in Rural Haiti (1988); 2. Sending Sickness: Sorcery, Politics, and Changing Concepts of AIDS in Rural Haiti (1990); 3. The Exotic and the Mundane: Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Haiti (1990); 4. Ethnography, Social Analysis, and the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted HIV Infection among Poor Women in Haiti (1997)
  • 5. From Haiti to Rwanda: AIDS and Accusations (2006)Part 2. Anthropology amid Epidemics; Introduction to Part 2; 6. Rethinking ""Emerging Infectious Diseases"" (1996, 1999); 7. Social Scientists and the New Tuberculosis (1997); 8. Optimism and Pessimism in Tuberculosis Control: Lessons from Rural Haiti (1999); 9. Cruel and Unusual: Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis as Punishment (1999); 10. The Consumption of the Poor: Tuberculosis in the Twenty-First Century (2000); 11. Social Medicine and the Challenge of Biosocial Research (2000)
  • 12. The Major Infectious Diseases in the World-To Treat or Not to Treat? (2001)13. Integrated HIV Prevention and Care Strengthens Primary Health Care: Lessons from Rural Haiti (2004); 14. AIDS in 2006-Moving toward One World, One Hope? (2006); Part 3. Structural Violence; Introduction to Part 3; 15. Women, Poverty, and AIDS (1996); 16. On Suffering and Structural Violence: Social and Economic Rights in the Global Era (1996, 2003); 17. An Anthropology of Structural Violence (2001, 2004); 18. Structural Violence and Clinical Medicine (2006); 19. Mother Courage and the Costs of War (2008)
  • 20. ""Landmine Boy"" and Stupid Deaths (2008)Part 4. Human Rights and a Critique of Medical Ethics; Introduction to Part 4; 21. Rethinking Health and Human Rights: Time for a Paradigm Shift (1999, 2003); 22. Rethinking Medical Ethics: A View from Below (2004); 23. Never Again? Reflections on Human Values and Human Rights (2005); 24. Rich World, Poor World: Medical Ethics and Global Inequality (2006); 25. Making Human Rights Substantial (2008); Conclusion: An Interview (2009); Acknowledgments; Works Cited; Editorial Note and Credits; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (679 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780520945630
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000012832
  • (EBL)837244
  • (OCoLC)613206365
  • (SSID)ssj0000424895
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11294636
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000424895
  • (PQKBWorkID)10474818
  • (PQKB)11246085
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000012832
Label
Partner to the Poor : A Paul Farmer Reader, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader; Contents; Foreword: Seeing the Proof; Introduction: The Right to Claim Rights; Part 1. Ethnography, History, Political Economy; Introduction to Part 1; 1. Bad Blood, Spoiled Milk: Bodily Fluids as Moral Barometers in Rural Haiti (1988); 2. Sending Sickness: Sorcery, Politics, and Changing Concepts of AIDS in Rural Haiti (1990); 3. The Exotic and the Mundane: Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Haiti (1990); 4. Ethnography, Social Analysis, and the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted HIV Infection among Poor Women in Haiti (1997)
  • 5. From Haiti to Rwanda: AIDS and Accusations (2006)Part 2. Anthropology amid Epidemics; Introduction to Part 2; 6. Rethinking ""Emerging Infectious Diseases"" (1996, 1999); 7. Social Scientists and the New Tuberculosis (1997); 8. Optimism and Pessimism in Tuberculosis Control: Lessons from Rural Haiti (1999); 9. Cruel and Unusual: Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis as Punishment (1999); 10. The Consumption of the Poor: Tuberculosis in the Twenty-First Century (2000); 11. Social Medicine and the Challenge of Biosocial Research (2000)
  • 12. The Major Infectious Diseases in the World-To Treat or Not to Treat? (2001)13. Integrated HIV Prevention and Care Strengthens Primary Health Care: Lessons from Rural Haiti (2004); 14. AIDS in 2006-Moving toward One World, One Hope? (2006); Part 3. Structural Violence; Introduction to Part 3; 15. Women, Poverty, and AIDS (1996); 16. On Suffering and Structural Violence: Social and Economic Rights in the Global Era (1996, 2003); 17. An Anthropology of Structural Violence (2001, 2004); 18. Structural Violence and Clinical Medicine (2006); 19. Mother Courage and the Costs of War (2008)
  • 20. ""Landmine Boy"" and Stupid Deaths (2008)Part 4. Human Rights and a Critique of Medical Ethics; Introduction to Part 4; 21. Rethinking Health and Human Rights: Time for a Paradigm Shift (1999, 2003); 22. Rethinking Medical Ethics: A View from Below (2004); 23. Never Again? Reflections on Human Values and Human Rights (2005); 24. Rich World, Poor World: Medical Ethics and Global Inequality (2006); 25. Making Human Rights Substantial (2008); Conclusion: An Interview (2009); Acknowledgments; Works Cited; Editorial Note and Credits; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (679 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780520945630
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000012832
  • (EBL)837244
  • (OCoLC)613206365
  • (SSID)ssj0000424895
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11294636
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000424895
  • (PQKBWorkID)10474818
  • (PQKB)11246085
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000012832

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