The Resource Evidence, ethos and experiment : the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa, edited by P. Wenzel Geissler and C. Molyneux, (ebook)

Evidence, ethos and experiment : the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa, edited by P. Wenzel Geissler and C. Molyneux, (ebook)

Label
Evidence, ethos and experiment : the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa
Title
Evidence, ethos and experiment
Title remainder
the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by P. Wenzel Geissler and C. Molyneux
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
615.5072/4096
Index
index present
LC call number
R725.5
LC item number
.E93 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Geissler, Wenzel
  • Molyneux, Catherine
  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Medical ethics
Label
Evidence, ethos and experiment : the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa, edited by P. Wenzel Geissler and C. Molyneux, (ebook)
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=795481
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held in Kilifi, Kenya in 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Studying trial communities: anthropological and historical inquiries into ethos, politics and economy of medical research in Africa / P. Wenzel Geissler -- Writing knowledge and acknowledgement: possibilities in medical research / Susan Reynolds Whyte -- Can one rely on knowledge? / Marilyn Strathern -- Being 'with MRC': infant care and the social meanings of cohort membership in Gambia's plural therapeutic landscapes / Melissa Leach and James Fairhead -- Contextualising ethics in AIDS research: or, the morality of knowledge production in ethnographic fieldwork on 'the unspeakable' / Hansj<U+00de>org Dilger -- Testing a new drug for leprosy: clofazimine and its precursors in Ireland and Nigeria, 1944-1966 / John Manton -- Elucidating ethics in practice: focus on accountability / George Ulrich -- When physicians meet: local medical knowledge and global public goods / Steven Feierman -- The plausibility design, quasi-experiments, and real world research: a case study from the interdisciplinary monitoring project for antimalarial combination treatment in Tanzania / S. Patrick Kachur -- Remember Bambali: evidence, ethics and the co-production of truth / Ann Kelly -- Foetuses, facts and frictions: insights from ultrasound research in Tanzania / Babette M<U+00de>uller-Rockstroh -- Healers and scientists: the epistemological politics of research about medicinal plants in Tanzania, or 'moving away from traditional medicine' / Stacey A. Langwick -- Parasite lost: remembering modern times with Kenyan government medical scientists / P. Wenzel Geissler -- Is the sharia of the doctors killing the people? a local debate on ethics and the control of HIV/AIDS in a rural area in Kenya / Suzette Heald -- The historical interface between the state and medical science in Africa: Kenya's case / Kenneth S. Ombongi -- The intimate rules of the French coop<U+00d4>eration : morality, race and the postcolonial division of scientific work at the Pasteur Institute of Cameroon / Guillaume Lachenal -- 'The mosquito taken at the beer-hall': malaria research and control on Zambia's copperbelt / Lyn Schumaker -- Trial communities: HIV and therapeutic citizenship in West Africa / Vin-Kim Nguyen -- Differences in medicine, differences in ethics: or, When is it research and when is it kidnapping, or is that even the right question? / Luise White
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 498 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC795481
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC795481
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL795481
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10509262
  • (CaONFJC)MIL332651
  • (OCoLC)769188693
Label
Evidence, ethos and experiment : the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa, edited by P. Wenzel Geissler and C. Molyneux, (ebook)
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=795481
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held in Kilifi, Kenya in 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Studying trial communities: anthropological and historical inquiries into ethos, politics and economy of medical research in Africa / P. Wenzel Geissler -- Writing knowledge and acknowledgement: possibilities in medical research / Susan Reynolds Whyte -- Can one rely on knowledge? / Marilyn Strathern -- Being 'with MRC': infant care and the social meanings of cohort membership in Gambia's plural therapeutic landscapes / Melissa Leach and James Fairhead -- Contextualising ethics in AIDS research: or, the morality of knowledge production in ethnographic fieldwork on 'the unspeakable' / Hansj<U+00de>org Dilger -- Testing a new drug for leprosy: clofazimine and its precursors in Ireland and Nigeria, 1944-1966 / John Manton -- Elucidating ethics in practice: focus on accountability / George Ulrich -- When physicians meet: local medical knowledge and global public goods / Steven Feierman -- The plausibility design, quasi-experiments, and real world research: a case study from the interdisciplinary monitoring project for antimalarial combination treatment in Tanzania / S. Patrick Kachur -- Remember Bambali: evidence, ethics and the co-production of truth / Ann Kelly -- Foetuses, facts and frictions: insights from ultrasound research in Tanzania / Babette M<U+00de>uller-Rockstroh -- Healers and scientists: the epistemological politics of research about medicinal plants in Tanzania, or 'moving away from traditional medicine' / Stacey A. Langwick -- Parasite lost: remembering modern times with Kenyan government medical scientists / P. Wenzel Geissler -- Is the sharia of the doctors killing the people? a local debate on ethics and the control of HIV/AIDS in a rural area in Kenya / Suzette Heald -- The historical interface between the state and medical science in Africa: Kenya's case / Kenneth S. Ombongi -- The intimate rules of the French coop<U+00d4>eration : morality, race and the postcolonial division of scientific work at the Pasteur Institute of Cameroon / Guillaume Lachenal -- 'The mosquito taken at the beer-hall': malaria research and control on Zambia's copperbelt / Lyn Schumaker -- Trial communities: HIV and therapeutic citizenship in West Africa / Vin-Kim Nguyen -- Differences in medicine, differences in ethics: or, When is it research and when is it kidnapping, or is that even the right question? / Luise White
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 498 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC795481
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC795481
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL795481
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10509262
  • (CaONFJC)MIL332651
  • (OCoLC)769188693

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