Author: Eugene Richardson
Summary: A physician-anthropologist explores how public health practices–from epidemiological modeling to outbreak containment–help perpetuate global inequities.
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Author: Douglas Rayback
Summary: According to Raybeck, the solitary dictum that best characterizes fieldwork is “Things go awry.” In this spirited account of his time spent in Southeast Asia, Raybeck describes several adventures and misadventures involving field research, as well as the understanding, humility and bruises that these experiences leave behind.
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