Volume 31, Issue 3 (September 2017)


Normal, Regular, and Standard: Scaling the Body through Fecal Microbial Transplants

Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

Bioseguridad in Mexico: Pursuing Security between Local and Global Biologies

Emily Mannix Wanderer

Mohit’s Pharmakon: Symptom, Rotational Bodies, and Pharmaceuticals in Rural Rajasthan

Andrew McDowell

Shifting Gears: Triage and Traffic in Urban India

Harris Solomon

Ethical Gifts?: An Analysis of Soap-for-data Transactions in Malawian Survey Research Worlds

Crystal Biruk

Ethics in Numbers: Auditing Cleft Treatment in Mexico and Beyond

Samuel Taylor-Alexander

Electronic Health Records and the Disappearing Patient

Allison M. Baker, Hannah S. Bell, Heather A. Howard, and Linda M. Hunt

Neocolonialism and Health Care Access among Marshall Islanders in the United States

Michael R. Duke

Book Reviews

Review of Infectious Change. Reinventing Chinese Public Health after an Epidemic. Katherine A. Mason, Stanford CA: Stanford University Press, 2016, pp. 252.

Christos Lynteris

Review of Can Science Resolve the Nature/Nurture Debate? Margaret Lock and Gisli Palsson, Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2016, 177 pp.

Stefan Timmermans

Review of Living and Dying in the Contemporary World: A Compendium. Veena Das and Clara Han, eds., Berkeley: University of California Press, 2016, 896 pp.

Cassandra Hartblay

Review of No Place for Grief: Martyrs, Prisoners, and Mourning in Contemporary Palestine. Lotte Buch Segal, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016, 224 pp.

Guy Shalev

Review of Domesticating Organ Transplant: Familial Sacrifice and National Aspiration in Mexico. Megan Crowley-Matoka, Durham: Duke University Press, 2016, 316 pp.

Lauren A. Wynne

Review of Testing Fate: Tay-Sachs Disease and the Right to Be Responsible. Shelly Z. Reuter, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. 264 pp.

Ben Kasstan

Review of Metrics: What Counts in Global Health. Vincanne Adams, ed., Durham: Duke University Press, 2016, 258 pp.

Peter Redfield

Review of Plastic Bodies: Sex Hormones and Menstrual Suppression in Brazil. Emilia Sanabria, Durham: Duke University Press, 2016, 252 pp.

K. Eliza Williamson

Review of Subject to Death: Life and Loss in a Buddhist World. Robert Desjarlais, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016, 295 pp.

Anne Allison

Review of Transnational Reproduction: Race, Kinship and Commercial Surrogacy in India. Daisy Deomampo, New York: NYU Press, 2016, 288 pp.

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