DUKE: Warwick Anderson: Political Worldliness of Biomedicine

Dr. Warwick Anderson, ARC Laureate Fellow and Prof., Dept of Hist. & Ctr for Values, Ethics & Law in Med. at Univ. of Sydney in Australia will deliver: "Making Global Health History: The Political Worldliness of Biomedicine."

When Nov 19, 2013
from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
Where Duke Univ: FHI Garage - C105, Bay 4, Smith Warehouse
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Warwick Anderson is the ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor in the Department of History and the Center for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine at the University of Sydney in Australia. His specializations include history of science, medicine, and public health, history of racial thought, and postcolonial science studies. His books include Colonial Pathologies: American Tropical Medicine, Race, and Hygiene in the Philippines (2006), The Collectors of Lost Souls: Turning Kuru Scientists into Whitemen (2008), and Unconscious Dominions: Psychoanalysis, Colonial Trauma, and Global Sovereignties (editor, 2011). - See more at: http://www.fhi.duke.edu/events/warwick-anderson-lecture#sthash.UiFQpD5T.dpuf
Warwick Anderson is the ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor in the Department of History and the Center for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine at the University of Sydney in Australia. His specializations include history of science, medicine, and public health, history of racial thought, and postcolonial science studies. His books include Colonial Pathologies: American Tropical Medicine, Race, and Hygiene in the Philippines (2006), The Collectors of Lost Souls: Turning Kuru Scientists into Whitemen (2008), and Unconscious Dominions: Psychoanalysis, Colonial Trauma, and Global Sovereignties (editor, 2011). - See more at: http://www.fhi.duke.edu/events/warwick-anderson-lecture#sthash.UiFQpD5T.dpuf

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