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Published September, 2020
By Michele Morrone
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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Ailing in Place examines environmental conditions in Appalachia and explores the relationship between those conditions and certain health outcomes that are often incorrectly ascribed to poor individual choices.

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Published February, 2020
By Michele Morrone
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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Ailing in Place examines environmental conditions in Appalachia and explores the relationship between those conditions and certain health outcomes that are often incorrectly ascribed to poor individual choices.

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Published November, 2019
By Mari K. Webel
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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Situating sleeping sickness control within African intellectual worlds and political dynamics, Webel prioritizes local histories to understand the successes and failures of a widely used colonial public health intervention-the sleeping sickness camp-in dialogue with African strategies to mitigate illness and death in the past.

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Published November, 2019
By Mari K. Webel
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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Situating sleeping sickness control within African intellectual worlds and political dynamics, Webel prioritizes local histories to understand the successes and failures of a widely used colonial public health intervention-the sleeping sickness camp-in dialogue with African strategies to mitigate illness and death in the past.

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Published July, 2018
By Samuel T. Gladding, Katherine Ziff, Joseph Shields and Shawna Bolin
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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Asylum on the Hill is the story of a great American experiment in psychiatry, a revolution in care for those with mental illness, as seen through the example of the Athens Lunatic Asylum. Katherine Ziff's compelling presentation incorporates rare photos, letters, and records, offering readers a fascinating glimpse into psychiatric history.

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Published June, 2017
By Jennifer Tappan
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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More than ten million children suffer from severe acute malnutrition globally each year. In Uganda, longstanding efforts to understand, treat, and then prevent the condition initially served to medicalize it, in the eyes of both biomedical personnel and Ugandans who brought their children to the hospital for treatment and care.

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Published June, 2017
By Jennifer Tappan
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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More than ten million children suffer from severe acute malnutrition globally each year. In Uganda, longstanding efforts to understand, treat, and then prevent the condition initially served to medicalize it, in the eyes of both biomedical personnel and Ugandans who brought their children to the hospital for treatment and care.

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Published March, 2016
By Pamela Scully
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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Published February, 2016
By Erika Wright
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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In Reading for Health: Medical Narratives and the Nineteenth-Century Novel, Erika Wright argues that the emphasis in Victorian Studies on disease as the primary source of narrative conflict that must be resolved has obscured the complex reading practices that emerge around the concept of health.

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Published November, 2015
By Melissa Graboyes
Publisher: Ohio University Press
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The Experiment Must Continue is a beautifully articulated ethnographic history of medical experimentation in East Africa from 1940 through 2014. In it, Melissa Graboyes combines her training in public health and in history to treat her subject with the dual sensitivities of a medical ethicist and a fine historian.

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