A Companion to the Anthropology of Environmental Health

A Companion to the Anthropology of Environmental Health

Hardback Published on: 27/05/2016
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A Companion to the Anthropology of Environmental Health presents a collection of readings that utilize a medical anthropological approach to explore the interface of humans and the environment in the shaping of health and illness around the world.

  • Features the latest ethnographic research from around the world related to the multiple impacts of the environment on health and of societies on their environments
  • Includes contributions from international medical anthropologists, conservationists, environmental experts, public health professionals, health clinicians, and other social scientists
  • Analyzes the conditions of cultural and social transformation that accompany environmental and ecological impacts in all areas of the world
  • Offers critical perspectives on theoretical and methodological advancements in the anthropology of environmental health, along with future directions in the field

  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781118786994
  • Number of pages: 536
  • Weight: 907g
  • Dimensions: 246 x 66 x 28 mm

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