Book and Film Reviews

15 Jun 2016

Loneliness and its opposite

Sex, disability, and the ethics of engagement
Don Kulick and Jens Rydström
Marieke van Eijk

Dissertating

30 May 2016

Writing grief

Death and bereavement in ethnographic texts
Jennifer J. Carroll

Articles

14 Apr 2016

Biomedical packages

Adjusting drugs, bodies, and environment in a phase III clinical trial
Charlotte Brives

Editorial Note

14 Apr 2016

Is the 21st century the age of biomedicalization?

Eileen Moyer, Vinh-Kim Nguyen

Articles

14 Apr 2016

Blessing unintended pregnancy

Religion and the discourse of women’s agency in public health
Don Seeman, Iman Roushdy-Hammady, Annie Hardison-Moody, Winnifred W. Thompson, Laura M. Gaydos, Carol J. Rowland Hogue

Think Pieces

14 Apr 2016

Longing for evidence-based traditions

Addiction treatment in Canada's Northwest Territories
Lindsay Bell

Special Pieces

14 Apr 2016

Picturing homelessness

A glossary of perceptions
Robert Desjarlais

Photo Essays

14 Apr 2016

Exploring the boundaries of public space in the urban north

Travis Hedwig, Rebecca Barker

Photo Essays

14 Apr 2016

Invisible places

Justin Langille

Photo Essays

14 Apr 2016

Traces and spaces of those living on the margins of Milwaukee

David Nelson, Karen Nelson, Jeanne Miller, Mike Miller, Maxwell Ramsey

Photo Essays

14 Apr 2016

At home in the margins

Surita Parashar

Found in Translation

14 Apr 2016

Transabled women lost in translation?

An introduction to: ‘“Extreme” transformations: (Re)Thinking solidarities among social movements through the case of voluntary disability acquisition’
Alexandre Baril, Kathryn Trevenen

Book and Film Reviews

14 Apr 2016

Anthropologie du médicament au Sud

La pharmaceuticalisation à ses marges
Alice Desclaux and Marc Egrot
Reviewed by Pierre-Marie David

Book and Film Reviews

14 Apr 2016

Clinical labor

Tissue donors and research subjects in the global bioeconomy
Melinda Cooper and Catherine Waldby
Reviewed by Neil Singh

Book and Film Reviews

14 Apr 2016

Mushroom worlds and earth beings

A resurgence of postrepresentational anthropology
Emily Yates-Doerr

Editorial Note

08 Apr 2016

Acknowledging the Palestinian public health crisis

Why signing onto BDS makes sense for medical anthropologists

Dissertating

24 Mar 2016

Exigencies in the field

Shifting social, political, and theoretical realities of health research in Niger
Alison Heller

Editorial Note

18 Mar 2016

Books and films available for review

Think Pieces

03 Mar 2016

A desire for anorexia

Living through distress
Anna Lavis

Dissertating

15 Feb 2016

When your method fails

Stumbling upon new questions
Carla Pezzia

Conference Reports

03 Feb 2016

‘Have we become too ethical’?

Discussing research ethics and human vulnerability in an international context
Marina Marouda, Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner

Special Pieces

09 Dec 2015

Beyond ‘trauma’

Notes on mental health in the Middle East
Orkideh Behrouzan

Special Pieces

09 Dec 2015

Recoiling from war again

Michael M.J. Fischer

Special Pieces

09 Dec 2015

Understanding war trauma

The ecology of loss, the prison of isolation, the role of the outsider
Jennifer Leaning

Articles

09 Dec 2015

Medicalization as a way of life

The Iran-Iraq War and considerations for psychiatry and anthropology
Orkideh Behrouzan

Editorial Note

09 Dec 2015

(Re)Framing and the (medical) anthropological lens

Eileen Moyer, Vinh-Kim Nguyen

Articles

09 Dec 2015

When wounds travel

Omar Dewachi

Articles

09 Dec 2015

The poet’s melancholy

Depression, structures of feeling, and creativity among Afghan refugees in Iran
Zuzanna Olszewska

Think Pieces

09 Dec 2015

Beyond trauma, beyond humanitarianism, beyond empathy

A commentary
Veena Das

Think Pieces

09 Dec 2015

‘Unknowing’ and mental health system reform in Palestine

Hanna Kienzler, Zeina Amro

Found in Translation

09 Dec 2015

‘Medicine in context’

An epistemological trajectory
Hansjörg Dilger, Bernhard Hadolt

Photo Essays

09 Dec 2015

Ambivalent visibility

Chronic illness and image in young adulthood
Stefan Reinsch, Johannes Rascher

Book and Film Reviews

09 Dec 2015

An anthropology of lying

Information in the doctor-patient relationship
Sylvie Fainzang
Reviewed by Sjaak van der Geest

The Nightstand

04 Nov 2015

Journal standards and their stories

Or, a trip down the rabbit hole
Kirsten Bell

Conference Reports

28 Oct 2015

6th Medical Anthropology Young Scholars (MAYS) Annual Conference

Tanja Ahlin, Annelieke Driessen, Natashe Lemos Dekker, Judith Schühle

Photo Essays

21 Oct 2015

Portraying fathers

Reproductive journeys in Malawi
Fiona R. Parrott, Misheck J. Nkhata, Blessings Mwandosya, Green Kapira, Aaron Ndovi, Dorothy Makoka, Levie Gondwe, Amelia C. Crampin

Dissertating

07 Oct 2015

What is a 'throat hit'?

Reframing smoking as a sensory practice
Imogen Bevan

Articles

15 Sep 2015

A mediating capacity

Towards an anthropology of the gut
Thomas Cousins

Editorial Note

15 Sep 2015

Everyday afflictions in global context

Eileen Moyer, Vinh-Kim Nguyen

Articles

15 Sep 2015

‘The opposite of a history’

What substance use in pregnancy can lend to an ethics of accompaniment
Ashish Premkumar

Articles

15 Sep 2015

Can epidemics be noncommunicable?

Reflections on the spread of 'noncommunicable' diseases
Jens Seeberg, Lotte Meinert

Special Pieces

03 Jul 2015

‘The ethnography of everyday life’

Honouring the work of Sjaak van der Geest
Anita Hardon

Special Pieces

15 Sep 2015

How can it be!?

Ethnography as magical realism and the discovery of the ordinary
Sjaak van der Geest

Think Pieces

08 Jul 2015

Blurred lines

Warfare and health care
Omar Dewachi

Photo Essays

15 Sep 2015

Animating anthropology

On doing jamu in Java
Julie Laplante

Photo Essays

12 May 2015

Other images

Ebola and medical humanitarianism in Monrovia
Denielle Elliott