Volume 31, Issue 1 (March 2017)


Medical Cosmopolitanism in Global Dubai: A Twenty-first-century Transnational Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) Depot

Marcia C. Inhorn

Fertility Control: Reproductive Desires, Kin Work, and Women’s Status in Contemporary India

Holly Donahue Singh

The Erosion of Rights to Abortion Care in the United States: A Call for a Renewed Anthropological Engagement with the Politics of Abortion

Elise Andaya and Joanna Mishtal

Stress, Pregnancy, and Motherhood: Implications for Birth Weights in the Borderlands of Texas

K. Jill Fleuriet and T. S. Sunil

Caring for Strangers: Aging, Traditional Medicine, and Collective Self-care in Post-socialist Russia

Tatiana Chudakova

Gatekeepers as Care Providers: The Care Work of Patient-centered Medical Home Clerical Staff

Gary E. Rosenthal, Greg L. Stewart, Kenda R. Stewart, Michelle A. Lampman, Samantha L. Solimeo, and Sarah S. Ono

Medical Research Participation as “Ethical Intercorporeality”: Caring for Bio-Social Bodies in a Mexican Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Study

Emily Wentzell

The Effects of Water Insecurity and Emotional Distress on Civic Action for Improved Water Infrastructure in Rural South Africa

Nicola Bulled

Book Reviews

Review of Namibia’s Rainbow Project. Gay Rights in African Nation. Robert Lorway, Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2015, 155pp.

Patrick Awondo

Review of Plasticity and Pathology: On the Formation of the Neural Subject. David Bates Nima Bassiri, New York: Fordham University Press, 2016, 368pp.

Kathryn E. Goldfarb

Review of Prescribing HIV Prevention: Bringing Culture into Global Health Communication. Nicola Bulled,Vol. 1, Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press, Inc., 2014, 273pp.

Ellen Block

Review of Preaching Prevention: Born-Again Christianity and the Moral Politics of AIDS in Uganda. Lydia Boyd, Athens: University of Ohio Press,2015, 252pp.

Susan Reynolds Whyte

Review of Doulas and Intimate Labour: Boundaries, Bodies, and Birth. Angela N. Casteneda and Julie Johnson Searcy, eds., Bradford: Ontario: Demeter Press, 2015, 252 pp.

Hillary Melchiors

Review of Mental Health in the War on Terror: Culture, Science, and Statecraft. Neil Krishan Aggarwal, New York: Columbia University Press, 2015, 214 pp.

Erin P. Finley

Review of Technicians of Human Dignity: Bodies, Souls, and the Making of Intrinsic Worth. Gaymon Bennett, New York: Fordham University Press, 2015, 316 pp.

Nathan Emmerich

Review of Regulating Romance: Youth Love Letters, Moral Anxiety, and Intervention in Uganda’s Time of AIDS. Shanti Parikh, Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2015, 320 pp.

Margaret S. Winchester

Review of Necropolitics: Mass Graves and the Exhumations in the Age of Human Rights. Francisco Ferrándiz and Antonius C. G. M. Robben, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015, 269 pp.

Rachel Carmen Ceasar

Review of Ritual Retellings: Luangan Healing Performances through Practice. Isabell Herrmans, New York: Berghahn, 2014, 304pp.

M. Cameron Hay