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The Resource Partner to the poor : a Paul Farmer reader, Paul Farmer ; edited by Haun Saussy ; foreword by Tracy Kidder

Partner to the poor : a Paul Farmer reader, Paul Farmer ; edited by Haun Saussy ; foreword by Tracy Kidder

Label
Partner to the poor : a Paul Farmer reader
Title
Partner to the poor
Title remainder
a Paul Farmer reader
Statement of responsibility
Paul Farmer ; edited by Haun Saussy ; foreword by Tracy Kidder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For nearly thirty years, anthropologist and physician Paul Farmer has traveled to some of the most impoverished places on earth to bring comfort and the best possible medical care to the poorest of the poor. Driven by his stated intent to "make human rights substantial," Farmer has treated patients-and worked to address the root causes of their disease-in Haiti, Boston, Peru, Rwanda, and elsewhere in the developing world. In 1987, with several colleagues, he founded Partners In Health to provide a preferential option for the poor in health care. Throughout his career, Farmer has written eloque
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Paul
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Saussy, Haun
Series statement
California series in public anthropology
Series volume
23
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • Medical anthropology
  • Social medicine
  • Epidemiology
  • Public health
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Epidemiology
  • Medical anthropology
  • Poor
  • Public health
  • Social medicine
  • Poverty
  • Social Medicine
  • Internationality
  • Physician's Role
  • Social Justice
Label
Partner to the poor : a Paul Farmer reader, Paul Farmer ; edited by Haun Saussy ; foreword by Tracy Kidder
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader; Contents; Foreword: Seeing the Proof; Introduction: The Right to Claim Rights; Part 1. Ethnography, History, Political Economy; Introduction to Part 1; 1. Bad Blood, Spoiled Milk: Bodily Fluids as Moral Barometers in Rural Haiti (1988); 2. Sending Sickness: Sorcery, Politics, and Changing Concepts of AIDS in Rural Haiti (1990); 3. The Exotic and the Mundane: Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Haiti (1990); 4. Ethnography, Social Analysis, and the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted HIV Infection among Poor Women in Haiti (1997)
Control code
ocn613206365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 660 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520257139
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc837244
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt418q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613206365
Label
Partner to the poor : a Paul Farmer reader, Paul Farmer ; edited by Haun Saussy ; foreword by Tracy Kidder
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader; Contents; Foreword: Seeing the Proof; Introduction: The Right to Claim Rights; Part 1. Ethnography, History, Political Economy; Introduction to Part 1; 1. Bad Blood, Spoiled Milk: Bodily Fluids as Moral Barometers in Rural Haiti (1988); 2. Sending Sickness: Sorcery, Politics, and Changing Concepts of AIDS in Rural Haiti (1990); 3. The Exotic and the Mundane: Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Haiti (1990); 4. Ethnography, Social Analysis, and the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted HIV Infection among Poor Women in Haiti (1997)
Control code
ocn613206365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 660 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520257139
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc837244
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt418q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613206365

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