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The Resource Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading

Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading

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Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement
Title
Mosquito trails
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ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement
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Alex M. Nading
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eng
Summary
Dengue fever is the world's most prevalent mosquito-borne illness, but Alex Nading argues that people in dengue-endemic communities do not always view humans and mosquitoes as mortal enemies. Drawing on two years of ethnographic research in urban Nicaragua and challenging current global health approaches to animal-borne illness, Mosquito Trails tells the story of a group of community health workers who struggle to come to terms with dengue epidemics amid poverty, political change, and economic upheaval. Blending theory from medical anthropology, political ecology, and science and technology st
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illustrations
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index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading
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Mosquito trails : ecology, health, and the politics of entanglement, Alex M. Nading
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt7zw016
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
City of emergencies -- Patrons, clients, and parasites -- Householding and evangelical ecology -- Mosquitos, madres, y moradores -- Knowledge -- Stories of surveillance and participation -- Dengue season in the city of emergencies
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online
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9780520958562
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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illustrations
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remote

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