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Transnational ReproductionRace, Kinship, and Commercial Surrogacy in India

Transnational Reproduction: Race, Kinship, and Commercial Surrogacy in India

Daisy Deomampo

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479804214
eISBN:
9781479849574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804214.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

Transnational Reproduction explores the global surrogacy industry in India, focusing on the ways in which surrogate mothers, parents, egg providers, and doctors navigate their relationships formed ... More

Unmanageable CareAn Ethnography of Health Care Privatization in Puerto Rico

Unmanageable Care: An Ethnography of Health Care Privatization in Puerto Rico

Jessica M. Mulligan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814724910
eISBN:
9780814764992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814724910.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

Set at a health insurance company dubbed Acme, this book chronicles how the privatization of the health care system in Puerto Rico transformed the experience of accessing and providing care on the ... More

The Violence of CareRape Victims, Forensic Nurses, and Sexual Assault Intervention

The Violence of Care: Rape Victims, Forensic Nurses, and Sexual Assault Intervention

Sameena Mulla

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479800315
eISBN:
9781479878901
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479800315.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

Every year in the United States, thousands of women and hundreds of men participate in sexual assault forensic examinations. Drawing on four years of participatory research in a Baltimore emergency ... More

Women of the StreetHow the Criminal Justice-Social Services Alliance Fails Women in Prostitution

Women of the Street: How the Criminal Justice-Social Services Alliance Fails Women in Prostitution

Susan Dewey and Tonia St. Germain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781479854493
eISBN:
9781479887910
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479854493.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This is a book about people who make their living by engaging in street-based sex trading and criminal justice and social services efforts to curtail it through the work of police officers, public ... More

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