Call for Reviews

Reviewer needed: ‘Southern Medicine for Southern People’ (Monnais, Thompson and Wahlberg 2012)

We are pleased to offer ‘Southern Medicine for Southern People: Vietnamese Medicine in the Making’ by Laurence Monnais, C. Michelle Thompson, and Ayo Wahlberg (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012). Expressions of interest from all angles of the medical humanities are welcome, particularly those with an interest in East Asian Studies. ‘What is Read more…

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Reviewer Needed: ‘Everyday Ethics: Voices from the Front Line of Community Psychiatry’ (2013) by Paul Brodwin

We are thrilled to request a review of ‘Everyday Ethics’ by Paul Brodwin (UCPress) for the Centre for Medical Humanities, a hub that has an explicit interest in clinical intersubjectivity and the myriad of ways in which medicine conceives and represents patients. It will be especially attractive to anthropologists, but expressions Read more…

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Reviewer needed: ‘The Deconstructive Owl of Minerva’ by Lillian Burke

A reviewer is needed for this curious book entitled ‘The Deconstructive Owl of Minerva: An Examination of Schizophrenia through Philosophy, Psychoanalysis and Postmodernism’ by Lillian Burke (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013). As always we welcome expressions of interest from across the medical humanities. ‘The Deconstructive Owl of Minerva: An Examination of Read more…

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Reviewer needed: ‘Media and the Rhetoric of Body Perfection: Cosmetic Surgery, Weight Loss and Beauty in Popular Culture’ (Deborah Harris-Moore)

We are thrilled to request a reviewer for ‘Media and the Rhetoric of Body Perfection: Cosmetic Surgery, Weight Loss and Beauty in Popular Culture’ by Deborah Harris-Moore (Ashgate, 2014). Like always we welcome expressions of interest from across the medical humanities, but this book may be particularly well suited to social Read more…

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