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Uncertain suffering : racial health care disparities and sickle cell disease / Carolyn Moxley Rouse.

Author:
Rouse, Carolyn Moxley, 1965- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009.
Description:
xiv, 314 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes:
"The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies"--P. facing t.p.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. I. The Questions -- 1. Race and Uncertainty -- 2. Sickle Cell Disease in the Clinic -- 3. Health Care Access and Medical Uncertainty -- 4. The Affective Dimensions of Pain -- 5. Uncertain Efficacy -- 6. Uncertain Suffering -- Pt. II. Reforming the System -- 7. Finding a Way Out of Doxa: Anthropology of the Imagination -- 8. Adolescent Transitioning: Acculturating Patients to the Culture of Medicine -- 9. Thought Experiment: What Does It Mean to Save a Life? -- 10. Rethinking Suffering: Community-Based Health Care, Alternative Medicine, and Faith.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780520259119 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0520259114 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780520259126 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0520259122 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2008054125
OCLC:
289095977
RCP:
C - S