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A companion to the anthropology of environmental health [electronic resource] / edited by Merrill Singer.

Publication:
Chichester, UK ; Malden, MA : John Wiley & Sons, 2016.
Series:
Blackwell companions to anthropology.
The Blackwell companions to anthropology
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource.
Subjects:
Environmental health.
Public health -- Anthropological aspects.
Contents:
Eco-social and environmental justice perspectives on breast cancer : responding to capitalism's ill effects / Mary Anglin
Human and environmental health connections through the lens of agriculture and diet / Melissa K. Melby
Towards more-than-human health promotion : enlivening medical anthropology through environmental anthropology and anthrozoology / Melanie Rock
Conceptualizing ecobiosocial interactions : lessons from obesity / Stanley Ulijaszek, Amy McLennan, Hannah Graff
Environmental racism and community health / Melissa Checker
Alternative medicine and political ecologies of the body / Joseph S. Alter
Perception of traffic pollution and causes of childhood asthma in the Netherlands / Helen Kopnina
Washing away ebola : environmental stress, rumor, and ethnomedical response in a deadly epidemic / Ivo Ngade, Merrill Singer, Olivia Marcus, and Jose Hasemann
Aesthetics of nature, environmental risk, and the practice of Lyme Disease prevention in the United States / Abigail Dumes
Ecobiopolitics in the making of Native American reservation health inequities / Merrill Singer and G. Derrick Hodge
Water, environment, and health : now you see it, now you don't / Linda Whiteford, MaryAnn Cairns, Rebecca Zarger, Gina Larsen
Remembering the foundations of health : everyday water insecurity and its hidden costs in Northwest Alaska / Laura Eichelberger
Food security : health and environmental concerns in the north / Kirsten Hastrup, Anne Marie Rieffestahl and Anja Olsen
The political ecology of vapor intrusion risk : local-global dynamics of an emerging environmental health problem / Peter C. Little
The political ecology of cause and blame : from distal drivers to local re-engagement / Eleanor S. Stephenson and Peter H Stephenson
Environment, food, and drugs : the intricate effects of khat / Lisa Gezon
Reestablishing the fundamental bases for environmental health : infrastructure and the socio-topographies of surviving seismic disaster / Stephanie C. Kane
Modifying our microbial environment : from the advent of agriculture to the age of antibiotics / Kristin Harper and George Armelagos
China's cancer villages : contested evidence and the politics of pollution / Anna Lora-Wainwright and Ajiang Chen
Mining and its health consequences : from matewan to fracking / Elizabeth Cartwright
Pluralea interactions and the remaking of the environment in environmental health / Merrill Singer
Private cars as environmental health hazards : the critical need for public transit in the era of climate change / Hans A Baer
Health and the Anthropocene : mounting concern about tick-borne disease interactions / Nicola Bulled and Merrill Singer.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 05, 2016).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contributor:
Singer, Merrill, editor.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Rosengarten Family Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Companion to the anthropology of environmental health
ISBN:
9781118787137
1118787137
9781118786949
1118786947
9781118786925
1118786920
9781118786994
Publisher Number:
99967430954
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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