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Author Page, J. Bryan, 1947-

Title Comprehending drug use : ethnographic research at the social margins / J. Bryan Page and Merrill Singer

Publ Info New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  HV5801 .P27 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HV5801 P27 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 225 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Studies in medical anthropology
Contents Through ethnographic eyes -- The emergence of drug ethnography -- Systematic modernist ethnography and ethnopharmacology -- Drug ethnography since the emergence of AIDS -- Drugs and globalization: from the ground up and the sky down -- The conduct of drug ethnography: risks, rewards, and ethical quandaries in drug research careers -- Career paths in drug-related ethnography: from falling to calling -- Gender and drug use: drug ethnography by women about women -- The future of drug ethnography as reflected in recent developments
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-221) and index
LC subject Drug abuse
Add Author Singer, Merrill
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