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Working paper: Local Biologies and the Chemical Infrastructures of Global Health by Alex Nading

Alex M. Nading, Local Biologies and the Chemical Infrastructures of Global Health, FMSH-WP-2014-79, september 2014.

Chemicals are key material features of the infrastructure of global health. While the models for disease control deployed in global health projects tend to treat chemicals as stable objects, I ask what might happen if we saw them instead as unstable things, implicated in fluid interactions. A view of health as constituted of things rather than objects has three advantages.

Workshop Embodied Being, Environing World: Local Biologies and Local Ecologies in Global Health

Journée d'études internationale du 6 juin 2014 Embodied Being, Environing World: Local Biologies and Local Ecologies in Global Health, organisée par la Chaire Anthropologie & santé mondiale.

The Interdisciplinary Chair in Anthropology and Global Health in the Collège d’études mondiales and the Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme seeks submissions for a one-day symposium to be held in Paris, France on June 5 and 6. The event  is intended to spark conversation among scholars who are attempting to bring critical studies of global health into conversation with critical environmental studies

Appel à communication : Workshop Embodied Being, Environing World: Local Biologies and Local Ecologies in Global Health

Appel à communication pour la journée d'études internationale Embodied Being, Environing World: Local Biologies and Local Ecologies in Global Health, organisé par la Chaire Anthropologie & santé mondiale.

Elle aura lieu le 6 juin 2014.

The Interdisciplinary Chair in Anthropology and Global Health in the Collège d’études mondiales and the Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme seeks submissions for a one-day symposium to be held in Paris, France on June 5 and 6. The event  is intended to spark conversation among scholars who are attempting to bring critical studies of global health into