Book , Print in English

Revolutionary medicine : health and the body in post-Soviet Cuba

P. Sean Brotherton.
  • Durham ; London : Duke University Press, 2012.
  • xxvii, 256 pages : illustrations; 24 cm.
  • Eisenhower C Level
    RA395.C9 B76 2012 c. 1
    Available
  • Institute of the History of Medicine Books - Stack Level 6, Welch Library
    RA395.C9 B76 2012 c. 1
    Available
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Series
Contents
  • pt. I BIOPOLITICS IN THE SPECIAL PERIOD
  • 1. Biopolitics of Health
  • 2. Expanding Therapeutic Itineraries
  • pt. II SOCIALIST GOVERNMENTALITY, PUBLIC HEALTH, AND RISK
  • 3. Medicalized Subjectivities
  • 4. Curing the Social Ills of Society
  • 5. Preventive Strategies and Productive Bodies
  • pt. III WE HAVE TO THINK LIKE CAPITALISTS BUT CONTINUE BEING SOCIALISTS
  • 6. Turismo y Salud, S.A.: The Rise of Socialist Entrepreneurs
  • 7. My Doctor Keeps the Lights On.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-244) and index.
ISBN
  • 9780822351948 (cloth : acid-free paper)
  • 0822351943 (cloth : acid-free paper)
  • 9780822352051 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • 0822352052 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2011030937
  • OCLC: 746489166
  • OCLC: 746489166