Chapter 10 I give you Rural Africa
By Denise, Jenny, Einard
Our chapter covers a 3 day trip with Katherine and her associates.
In this chapter, she does not elaborate as much on any medical anthropological research as it is
more of a pleasure
ACCIDENTS: Expression of anger, frustration,
ANOREXIA/BULIMIA: Self-hate, denial of life
nourishment, "not good enough".
ARMS: Ability to embrace, old emotions held in
ARTHRITIS: Pattern of criticism of self and others,
Theory in Medical Anthropology
Theory is often overlooked - not seen as especially important - but it
provides the framework for investigation
- it determines what sorts of problems are selected for investigation, the direction
of the investigation, the k