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The Resource Fresh fruit, broken bodies : migrant farmworkers in the United States, Seth M. Holmes, PhD, MD ; with a foreword by Philippe Bourgois

Fresh fruit, broken bodies : migrant farmworkers in the United States, Seth M. Holmes, PhD, MD ; with a foreword by Philippe Bourgois

Label
Fresh fruit, broken bodies : migrant farmworkers in the United States
Title
Fresh fruit, broken bodies
Title remainder
migrant farmworkers in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Seth M. Holmes, PhD, MD ; with a foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on five years of research in the field (including berry-picking and traveling with migrants back and forth from Oaxaca up the West Coast), Holmes, an anthropologist and MD in the mold of Paul Farmer and Didier Fassin, uncovers how market forces, anti-immigrant sentiment, and racism undermine health and health care"--Publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Seth M.
Dewey number
331.5/440973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD1525
LC item number
.H685 2013
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HD1525
NAL item number
.H685 2013
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2016 E-398
  • WA 300 AA1
Series statement
California series in public anthropology
Series volume
27
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • United States
  • Undocumented Immigrants
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Farmers
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Mexican Americans
  • United States
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Wirtschaftsethnologie
  • Anthropologische Medizin
  • Internationale Migration
  • Landwirtschaft
  • Mexikanischer Einwanderer
  • Landarbeiter
  • Saisonarbeiter
  • Rassismus
  • Arbeitsbedingungen
  • Gesundheitsgefährdung
  • Trike
  • Mixteken
  • USA
  • Mexiko
  • Oaxaca
  • Lettie M. Oliver Memorial Collection (IMCPL)
Label
Fresh fruit, broken bodies : migrant farmworkers in the United States, Seth M. Holmes, PhD, MD ; with a foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Foreword / Philippe Bourgois -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: "Worth risking your life?" -- "We are field workers": embodied anthropology of migration -- Segregation on the farm: ethnic hierarchies at work -- "How the poor suffer": embodying the violence continuum -- "Doctors don't know anything": the clinical gaze in migrant health -- "Because they're lower to the ground": naturalizing social suffering -- Conclusion: change, pragmatic solidarity, and beyond -- Appendix: on ethnographic writing and contextual knowledge -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn818734525
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 234 pages
Isbn
9780520275133
Lccn
2012045798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022449165
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520275140
  • (OCoLC)818734525
Label
Fresh fruit, broken bodies : migrant farmworkers in the United States, Seth M. Holmes, PhD, MD ; with a foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Foreword / Philippe Bourgois -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: "Worth risking your life?" -- "We are field workers": embodied anthropology of migration -- Segregation on the farm: ethnic hierarchies at work -- "How the poor suffer": embodying the violence continuum -- "Doctors don't know anything": the clinical gaze in migrant health -- "Because they're lower to the ground": naturalizing social suffering -- Conclusion: change, pragmatic solidarity, and beyond -- Appendix: on ethnographic writing and contextual knowledge -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn818734525
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 234 pages
Isbn
9780520275133
Lccn
2012045798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022449165
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520275140
  • (OCoLC)818734525

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