Medicalization and Globalization II

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: F206
RC15 Sociology of Health (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Peter CONRAD, Brandeis University, USA
Is There a Medicalization of the Facial Appearance? (Oral Presentation)

After the Dream of Medicine As a Versatile Solution, What Comes Next? (Oral Presentation)
Mieko HOMMA, Saitama Prefectural University, Japan; Hirono ISHIKAWA, The University of Tokyo, Japan; Takahiro KIUCHI, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Medicalization in Turkey in the Context of the "Health Transformation Programme" (Oral Presentation)
Alaz KILICASLAN, Boston University, USA

Rethinking "Medicalization of Death and Dying":Explications through Examining Japanese Case (Oral Presentation)
Yuzo SHINDO, Osaka City University, Japan

Local Responses to Globalising Processes: The Use(s) of Pharmaceuticals in Maputo, Mozambique (Distributed Paper)
Carla F. RODRIGUES, Amsterdam Institute for Social Sciences Research (AISSR/UvA), Netherlands

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