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The Resource Comprehending Drug Use : Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins

Comprehending Drug Use : Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins

Label
Comprehending Drug Use : Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins
Title
Comprehending Drug Use
Title remainder
Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Comprehending Drug Use, the first full-length critical overview of the use of ethnographic methods in drug research, synthesizes more than one hundred years of study on the human encounter with psychotropic drugs. J. Bryan Page and Merrill Singer create a comprehensive examination of the whole field of drug ethnography-methodology that involves access to the hidden world of drug users, the social spaces they frequent, and the larger structural forces that help construct their worlds. They explore the important intersections of drug ethnography with globalization, criminalization, publ
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Page, J. Bryan
Dewey number
  • 362.29/089
  • 362.29089
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5801
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Singer, Merrill
Series statement
Studies in medical anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug abuse
  • Ethnology
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SELF-HELP
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Drug abuse
  • Ethnology
Label
Comprehending Drug Use : Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-221) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
769927203
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549934
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613383167
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jx880
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927203
Label
Comprehending Drug Use : Ethnographic Research at the Social Margins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-221) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
769927203
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549934
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613383167
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jx880
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927203

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