The Resource Curative powers : medicine and empire in Stalin's Central Asia, Paula A. Michaels

Curative powers : medicine and empire in Stalin's Central Asia, Paula A. Michaels

Label
Curative powers : medicine and empire in Stalin's Central Asia
Title
Curative powers
Title remainder
medicine and empire in Stalin's Central Asia
Statement of responsibility
Paula A. Michaels
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work reconstructs how the Soviet government used medicine and public health policy to transform the society, politics and culture of its outlying regions - Kazakhstan in particular. It is an archival and ethnographical research revealing the Soviets' colonial dominion of the Kazakhs
Member of
Cataloging source
MiU
Dewey number
362.1/095845
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.K3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pitt series in Russian and East European studies
Label
Curative powers : medicine and empire in Stalin's Central Asia, Paula A. Michaels
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-234) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Construction of Kazakh Culture in Biomedical Propaganda
  • The Doctor-Hero in Biomedical Propaganda
  • Limits and Impact of the Biomedical Drive
  • Institution-Building
  • Medical Education and the Formation of a New Elite
  • The Expansion of Biomedical Education
  • Nativization and Medical Education
  • Interethnic Relations and Political Persecution
  • The Politics of the Medical Curriculum
  • Building Socialism: Medical Cadres in the Field
  • Discourse
  • Facility Expansion and Cadre Distribution
  • Obstacles to Effective Health Care
  • The Impact of Medical and Public Health Services
  • Practice
  • The Politics of Women's Health Care
  • Kazakh Women's Everyday Life and Bolshevik Visions of Emancipation
  • Kazakh Women and the OMM: Clinical Practice and Beyond
  • Abortion and Pronatalism
  • Wartime and Postwar OMM Services
  • Medical and Public Health Policy toward the Kazakh Nomads
  • Kazakh Medicine and Russian Colonialism, 1861-1928
  • "Islands in the Steppe": Red Yurts and Communist Policy
  • Collectivization and Sedentarization of the Nomads
  • Kazakhstan's Nomads and Medical Care after Collectivization
  • A Brief History of Kazakhstan
  • Kazakh Ethnomedical Practices
  • Russian Orientalism and Kazakh Medicine
  • The Roots of Biomedicine in Kazakhstan
  • Medical Propaganda and Cultural Revolution
  • Origins and Methods of Biomedical Propaganda
Control code
ocn298104978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822970743
Lccn
2002014514
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5s2w4s
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36903784
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)298104978
  • acls0822970740

Library Locations

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