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Marked women : the cultural politics of cervical cancer in Venezuela /
Rebecca G. Martínez.
imprint
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2018]
description
xi, 278 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN
1503605116, 1503606430, 9781503605114, 9781503606432, 9781503606449
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imprint
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2018]
isbn
1503605116
1503606430
9781503605114
9781503606432
9781503606449
contents note
Introduction : Caracas, Venezuela : on arrival -- Hospitals, patients, and doctors -- The ambiguities of risk : morality, hygiene, and the "other" -- Targeting women : bodies out of "control," public health and the body politic -- The hospital encounter : bodies marked, mended, and manipulated -- Women's agency and resilience : "the way I want to be treated" -- Epilogue : from neoliberalism to Chávez.
catalogue key
11727083
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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