HSPLS site
HSPLS site
 Search 
 My Account 
 Databases 
 HI Newspaper 
 eBooks/Audiobooks 
 Learning 
 PC Reservation 
 Reading Program 
   
 
Item Information
 HoldingsHoldings
  Summary
  More Content
 
 
 More by this author
 
  •  
  • Holmes, Seth M., 1975-
     
     Subjects
     
  •  
  • Migrant agricultural laborers -- United States -- Social conditions.
     
     Browse Catalog
      by author:
     
  •  
  •  Holmes, Seth M., 1975-
     
      by title:
     
  •  
  •  Fresh fruit, broken ...
     
     
     
     MARC Display
    Fresh fruit, broken bodies : migrant farmworkers in the United States / Seth M. Holmes, PhD, MD ; with a foreword by Philippe Bourgois.
    by Holmes, Seth M., 1975-
    View full image
    Berkeley : University of California Press, c2013.
    Subjects
  • Migrant agricultural laborers -- United States -- Social conditions.
  • ISBN: 
    9780520275133 (cloth : alk. paper)
    0520275136 (cloth : alk. paper)
    9780520275140 (pbk. : alk. paper)
    0520275144 (pbk. : alk. paper)
    Series: 
    California series in public anthropology ; 27.
    Description: 
    xxiv, 234 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
    Contents: 
    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 the field of migrant health -- "Because they're lower to the ground": naturalizing social suffering -- Conclusion: change, pragmatic solidarity, and beyond.
    Requests: 
    0
    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."--From publisher description.
    Add to my list 
    Copy/Holding information
    LocationCollectionCall No.Status 
    Kapolei Public LibraryAdult Nonfiction331.54409 HoChecked InAdd Copy to MyList


    Horizon Information Portal 3.25_9382
     Powered by Dynix
    © 2001-2013 SirsiDynix All rights reserved.
    Horizon Information Portal