• The fall issue of MAQ is out!

    The latest issue of MAQ features an array of papers on reproductive rights, childbirthing practices and ideologies of care. These ethnographically-rich studies come from the United States, China, Mexico, and Thailand.

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Welcome to MAQ

Medical Anthropology Quarterly is the official journal of the Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA), a section of the American Anthropological Association. The peer-reviewed journal publishes articles that advance importance ideas and debates in all areas of contemporary medical anthropology.