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The Resource Illness is a weapon : Indigenous identity and enduring afflictions, Eirik Saethre, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai'i at Manoa

Illness is a weapon : Indigenous identity and enduring afflictions, Eirik Saethre, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai'i at Manoa

Label
Illness is a weapon : Indigenous identity and enduring afflictions
Title
Illness is a weapon
Title remainder
Indigenous identity and enduring afflictions
Statement of responsibility
Eirik Saethre, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai'i at Manoa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents the everyday experience of disease in a remote Australian Aboriginal community. Explores the factors structuring ill health, the tactics individuals use to negotiate these realities, and the ways in which sickness is invoked to construct, manage, and challenge race relations"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saethre, Eirik
Dewey number
362.1089/99
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA553
LC item number
.S236 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northern Territory
  • Northern Territory
  • Lajamanu Community Health Centre
  • Katherine West Health Board
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
Label
Illness is a weapon : Indigenous identity and enduring afflictions, Eirik Saethre, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai'i at Manoa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography pages : 185-204
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1.Everyday Illness -- 2.Food, Meaning, and Economy -- 3.Contemporary Cosmologies -- 4.Medical Systems and Illness Experience -- 5.Noncompliance -- 6.Imposed Empowerment -- 7.Closing the Gap
Control code
000050349693
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780826519207
Isbn Type
(cloth edition : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012033912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)813939692
Label
Illness is a weapon : Indigenous identity and enduring afflictions, Eirik Saethre, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai'i at Manoa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography pages : 185-204
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1.Everyday Illness -- 2.Food, Meaning, and Economy -- 3.Contemporary Cosmologies -- 4.Medical Systems and Illness Experience -- 5.Noncompliance -- 6.Imposed Empowerment -- 7.Closing the Gap
Control code
000050349693
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780826519207
Isbn Type
(cloth edition : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012033912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)813939692

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