Medical Migrations

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Special Issue on Medical Migrations

Edited by Elizabeth F.S. Roberts and Nancy Scheper-Hughes

 

 

Elizabeth F.S. Roberts and Nancy Scheper-Hughes

Introduction: Medical Migrations

 

Lawrence Cohen

Migrant Supplementarity: Remaking Biological Relatedness in Chinese Military and Indian Five-Star Hospitals

 

Nancy Scheper-Hughes

Mr Tati’s Holiday and João’s Safari – Seeing the World through Transplant Tourism

 

Stefan Beck

Staging Bone Marrow Donation as a Ballot: Reconfiguring the Social and the Political Using Biomedicine in Cyprus

 

Ara Wilson

Foreign Bodies and National Scales: Medical Tourism in Thailand

 

Miriam Ticktin

How Biology Travels: A Humanitarian Trip

 

Ian Whitmarsh

American Genomics in Barbados: Race, Illness, and Pleasure in the Science of Sandra

 

Teresa Hyde

Migrations in Humanistic Therapy: Turning Drug Users into Patients and Patients into Healthy Citizens in Southwest China

 

Charis Thompson

Medical Migrations Afterword: Science as a Vacation?

 

 

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