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Medicating race

Anne Pollock

Medicating race

heart disease and durable preoccupations with difference

by Anne Pollock

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heart,
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Diseases,
  • Cardiology,
  • Medical care,
  • African Americans

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnne Pollock
    SeriesExperimental futures : technological lives, scientific arts, anthropological voices, Experimental futures
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA448.5.N4 P65 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25157188M
    ISBN 109780822353294, 9780822353447
    LC Control Number2011053305

    Race. Let’s start first with race A category of people who share certain inherited physical characteristics, such as skin color, facial features, and stature., which refers to a category of people who share certain inherited physical characteristics, such as skin color, facial features, and stature.A key question about race is whether it is more of a biological category or a social category. A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the national correspondent of The Atlantic, framed as a letter to his teenage son. Winner of the National Book Award. Buy.

    Melissa Taylor’s wonderful Kids Like Me book list includes more titles to share. “Just as I am a story and you are a story and countries tell stories about themselves, race is a story, too,” writes Julius Lester in Let’s Talk About Race. If we speak and act with honesty, compassion, and . My first book, Medicating Race: Heart Disease and Durable Preoccupations with Difference, published by Duke University Press in , traces the intersecting discourses of race, pharmaceuticals, and heart disease in the United States over the past century, from the founding of cardiology through the FDA’s approval of BiDil, the first drug sanctioned for use in a specific race.

    Joint Book Review: Jonathan Kahn, Race in a Bottle: The Story of BiDil and Racialized Medicine in a Post-Genomic Age and Anne Pollock, Medicating Race: Heart . This summer's releases of Harper Lee's much-anticipated Go Set a Watchman and Ta-Nehisi Coates' Between the World and Me, a powerful meditation on what it means to be black in America today, have pushed the conversation about race in America to the national g about race isn't easy. It's personal, it's political, it's visceral. That these were two of the most hotly anticipated.


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Medicating Race book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In Medicating Race, Anne Pollock traces the intersecting discourses /5.

Medicine, Citizenship, and Race Posted on April 5, by anthrobiopolitics In what follows, I attempt to pull out of Anne Pollock’s text, “Medicating Race: Heart Disease and Durable Preoccupations with Difference”, certain aspects of Pollock’s project that I believe shed critical insights into analyzing difference specifically in.

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By Anne Pollock. Anne Pollock Anne Pollock is an Assistant Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Georgia Tech. Search for other works by this author on: Related Book Chapters.

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Ijeoma Oluo's How to Talk About Race is a must-read book for any white person engaging in social, economic, or political conversations today. Tackling everything from. "The book comes at a timely moment, contributing to pressing contemporary conversations about predictive algorithms, bias in AI, new modes of surveillance, and the myriad ways our increasingly technologically mediated lives are experienced unequally along lines of race, class, and gender.

Throughout the book, Pollock argues that race is simultaneously biological, semiotic, material and social, and that science is unable to provide a settled truth.

One of the many valuable contributions lies in reframing the relationship between biologisation and naturalisation, cognisant with recent moves in sociology and anthropology to address. One of James Baldwin's most important book of essays, The Fire Next Time explores themes of race, religion and identity.

“The American Negro has the great advantage of having never believed the collection of myths to which white Americans cling: that their ancestors were all freedom-loving heroes, that they were born in the greatest country the world has ever seen, or that Americans are.

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