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dc.contributor.authorSocorro Veloso de Albuquerque, Maria do
dc.contributor.authorValongueiro Alves, Sandra
dc.contributor.authorVelho Barreto de Araújo, Thália
dc.contributor.authorBardosh, Kevin
dc.contributor.authorBennett, Priscilla
dc.contributor.authorBorbor-Cordova, Mercy J.
dc.contributor.authorBriceño-León, Roberto
dc.contributor.authorFuentes-Vallejo, Mauricio
dc.contributor.authorFujii, Yui
dc.contributor.authorGarcía-Betancourt, Tatiana
dc.contributor.authorGómez-Dantés, Héctor
dc.contributor.authorGonzález-Uribe, Catalina
dc.contributor.authorGuevara, Milady
dc.contributor.authorHenderson, Rebecca Rose
dc.contributor.authorHeydari, Naveed
dc.contributor.authorMaciel Lyra, Tereza
dc.contributor.authorManrique-Saide, Pablo
dc.contributor.authorCorrêa Matta, Gustavo
dc.contributor.authorLopes de Melo, Ana Paula
dc.contributor.authorSilva, Lenir da
dc.contributor.authorNascimento,
dc.contributor.authorOliveira Nogueira, Carolina de
dc.contributor.authorPavía-Ruz, Norma
dc.contributor.authorPimentel, Camila
dc.contributor.authorQuintero, Juliana
dc.date.issued2019
dc.date.submitted2019-12-18 15:25:46
dc.date.submitted2020-04-01T09:18:35Z
dc.identifier1006638
dc.identifierOCN: 1135853725
dc.identifierhttp://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/23511
dc.identifier.urihttps://directory.doabooks.org/handle/20.500.12854/37645
dc.description.abstractThe emergence of Zika virus challenged conventional ideas of mosquito-borne diseases, tested the resilience of health systems and embedded itself within local sociocultural worlds, with major implications for environmental, sexual, reproductive and paediatric health. This book explores this complex viral epidemic and situates it within its broader social, epidemiological and historical context in Latin America and the Caribbean. The chapters include a diverse set of case studies from scholars and health practitioners working across the region, from Brazil, Venezuela, Ecuador, Mexico, Colombia, the United States and Haiti. The book explores how mosquito-borne disease epidemics (not only Zika but also chikungunya, dengue and malaria) intersect with social change and health governance. By doing so, the authors reflect on the ways in which situated knowledge and social science approaches can contribute to more effective health.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.relation.ispartofseriesRoutledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::J Society & social sciences::JH Sociology & anthropology::JHM Anthropology
dc.subject.otherZika virus
dc.subject.otherinfection
dc.subject.otherepidemiology
dc.subject.otherLatin America
dc.titleLocating Zika
dc.title.alternativeSocial Change and Governance in an Ahe of Mosquito Pandemics
dc.typebook
oapen.identifier.doi10.4324/9780429456558
oapen.relation.isPublishedByfa69b019-f4ee-4979-8d42-c6b6c476b5f0
oapen.relation.isbn9780429456558
oapen.imprintRoutledge
oapen.pages238
dc.notes2019-12-18 15:07:41, Funding project name: University of Florida


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