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The Resource Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading

Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading

Label
Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement
Title
Mosquito trails
Title remainder
ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement
Statement of responsibility
Alex M. Nading
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dengue fever is the world's most prevalent mosquito-borne illness, but Alex Nading argues that people in dengue-endemic communities do not always view humans and mosquitoes as mortal enemies. Drawing on two years of ethnographic research in urban Nicaragua and challenging current global health approaches to animal-borne illness, Mosquito Trails tells the story of a group of community health workers who struggle to come to terms with dengue epidemics amid poverty, political change, and economic upheaval. Blending theory from medical anthropology, political ecology, and science and technology st
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nading, Alexander M.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dengue
  • Environmental health
  • Health attitudes
  • Politics, Practical
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Dengue
  • Environmental health
  • Health attitudes
  • Politics, Practical
  • Nicaragua
  • Public Health
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Public Health
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Dengue
  • Hemorrhagic Fevers, Viral
  • Hemorrhagic fever
  • Dengue
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
  • Politics
  • Nicaragua
Label
Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
City of emergencies -- Patrons, clients, and parasites -- Householding and evangelical ecology -- Mosquitos, madres, y moradores -- Knowledge -- Stories of surveillance and participation -- Dengue season in the city of emergencies
Control code
ocn888201800
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 269 pages )
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322007311
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 631982
  • 22573/ctt75dzgh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)888201800
Label
Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
City of emergencies -- Patrons, clients, and parasites -- Householding and evangelical ecology -- Mosquitos, madres, y moradores -- Knowledge -- Stories of surveillance and participation -- Dengue season in the city of emergencies
Control code
ocn888201800
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 269 pages )
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322007311
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 631982
  • 22573/ctt75dzgh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)888201800

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