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7 edition of Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since 1898 found in the catalog.

Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since 1898

by Katherine Hirschfeld

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health systems & services,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Public health,
  • Political Science,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political aspects,
  • General,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Political Science / General,
  • 20th century,
  • Cuba,
  • Medical care,
  • Medical policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8055809M
    ISBN 100765803445
    ISBN 109780765803443

    "No One Left Abandoned": Cuba's National Health System Since the Revolution. Creator. De Vos, Pol. Bibliographic Citation. International Journal of Health Services ; 35(1): Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since  Hirschfeld, Katherine () Related Items in Google Scholar ©— Bioethics Research. This new book provides a first-hand, grassroots look at life in Cuba, including very vivid descriptions of its people and places. Real Life in Castro's Cuba illuminates the human face of Cuba, which over the years has largely been hidden in the shadow of Fidel Castro. Real Life in Castro's Cuba is written by Catherine Moses, who lived and worked in Cuba as a press secretary and spokesperson.

      Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since Trafficante was invited to the Havana Conference in December, Many of Trafficante's brothers Also Became Involved heavily in the Tampa crime family, Including prominent soldier and heir apparent, Henry Trafficante.   85 Since at least , Cuban physicians in exile had galvanised political opposition to the Castro government by unveiling public health disasters; see Jules Dubois, ‘1, Children in Cuba Killed by Epidemic’, Chicago Daily Tribune, 4 Sept. , p. 22; ‘2 Exiles Tell of Medical Chaos in Cuba’. The political space afforded to the Cited by: 1.

    - Oblong hardcover (oversize) - Geo. M. Hill Co., Chicago - 10 1/4 x 13 1/2. Cuba and Hawaii. Reproductions of Photographs. Rough condition but still intact, soiling, age discoloration on cover, spine cover partially split on front gutter, tear/chipping top/bottom spine, edge rub, frayed corners, gap in endpaper spine seams, several creased pages, a number of pages have small edge tears Seller Rating: % positive. Get this from a library! Social relations and the Cuban health miracle. [Elizabeth Kath] -- "[Elizabeth Kath] has made a remarkably original contribution to social science research on contemporary Cuba, and I am certain this work will be quite useful for generations of future researchers.


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Book Review; Published: 03 February Katherine Hirschfeld, Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, pp. $ ISBN: ; ISBN Author: Laura Ymayo Tartakoff. Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba since A book about Cuban Health by: Katherine Hirschfeld Challenging many of the assumptions scholars have made about the Cuban Revolution’s impact on healthcare, this volume recounts one anthropologist’s quest to discover the truth behind the complicated relationship between Cuba’s revolution, politics, and healthcare system.

—Katherine Hirschfeld, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Oklahoma, and author of Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since “Elizabeth Kath explores the profound contradiction in Cuban health care between political intentions and goals on the one hand and the complicated workings of practice on the by: Health, politics, and revolution in Cuba since [Katherine Hirschfeld] -- "Challenging many of the assumptions scholars have made about the Cuban Revolution's impact on healthcare, this volume recounts one anthropologist's quest to discover the truth behind the complicated.

The result is a highly critical book -- Health, Politics and Revolution in Cuba since -- which she will discuss Thursday night at the University of Miami. Her stays were mostly in Santiago, from throughwhen she was a graduate student at Emory University and Cuba was in the midst of a dengue fever epidemic that the government.

Hirschfeld, Katherine Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since Transaction Publishers. ISBN ISBN This book an essential and valuable resource for those who wish to study the Cuban health system/5. In the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, Brazil improved the health and well-being of its populace more than any other large democracy in the world.

Long infamous for its severe inequality, rampant infant mortality, and clientelist politics, the country ushered in an unprecedented twenty-five-year transformation in its public health institutions and social development outcomes.

Written in the form of a first-person narrative, Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since not only critically reevaluates Cuban healthcare after the revolution; it includes chapters detailing Cuban health trends from the Spanish-American War () through the fall.

"Health, Politics and Revolution in Cuba Since is a reflection of a new generation of courageous, fact-based researchers who validate that eclectic qualitative/quantitative comparative anthropological techniques can be mighty effective--when objectively implemented--for deconstructing a closed society's crafty propaganda.

In sum, this tome is exemplary science making in the best Millian-Popperian. of Cuban system and health outcomes. Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since Part ethnography (conducted in ), part historical analysis.

Highly critical of common academic assessments of Cuban health system; questions the veracity of Cuban health statistics.

Primary Health Care in Cuba* Historical and policy review of Cuban PHC. --Katherine Hirschfeld, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Oklahoma, and author of Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since -Elizabeth Kath explores the profound contradiction in Cuban health care between political intentions and goals on the one hand and the complicated workings of practice on the other.4/5(2).

Katherine Hirschfeld, an associate professor in the department of anthropology at the University of Oklahoma, in her book Health, Politics, and Revolution in Cuba Since describes how her idealistic preconceptions were dashed by 'discrepancies between rhetoric and reality,' she observed a repressive, bureaucratized and secretive system.

I am writing to protest the egregious misrepresentation of the Cuban health care system presented by P. K. Drain and M. Barry in their Policy Forum, “Fifty years of U.S.

embargo: Cuba's health outcomes and lessons” (30 April, p. [][1]). The most serious flaw in the Policy Forum is its unquestioning faith in the legitimacy of Cuban government health by: 1.In Cuba –/U.S. –, the author discussed Cuba and US life and health systems and policies during 74 lectures with 1, US doctors, nurses, scientists, public managers/students, and personally with US and Western professionals.1.

Author(s): Hirschfeld,Katherine Title(s): Health, politics, and revolution in Cuba since / Katherine Hirschfeld. Country of Publication: United States.