Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health: A South African Perspective
ISBN 10 : 9781498510110
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Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health is an ethnographic work that explores the social, cultural, and political dynamics that impinge upon the HIV/AIDS discourse in South Afri..
ISBN 10 : 9781139499590
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This book offers an original anthropological approach to the AIDS epidemic in South Africa, demonstrating why AIDS interventions in the former homeland of Venda have failed - and p..
ISBN 10 : 9781317052357
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Unearthing the messy and sprawling interrelationships of place, wellbeing, and popular music, this book explores musical soundscapes of health, ranging from activism to internation..
ISBN 10 : 0253210801
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The eminent Ghanaian philosopher Kwasi Wiredu confronts the paradox that while Western cultures recoil from claims of universality, previously colonized peoples, seeking to redefin..
ISBN 10 : 9781317127307
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From the Arab Uprising, to anti-austerity protests in Europe and the US Occupy Movement, to uprisings in Brazil and Turkey, resistance from below is flourishing. Whereas analysts h..
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The present Reader is a selection of texts on South African music which are chosen not only for their importance or the frequency of citations, but with the express purpose of prov..
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"AIDS, Sex, and Culture" is a revealing examination of the impact the AIDS epidemic in Africa has had on women. Moving from her own story growing up in South Africa, anthropologist..