Biomedicalization And The Practice Of Culture (eBook)
Globalization And Type 2 Diabetes In The United States And Japan
de Mari Armstrong-Hough
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Over the last twenty years, type 2 diabetes skyrocketed to the forefront of global public health concern. In this book, Mari Armstrong-Hough examines the rise and response to the disease in two societies: the United States and Japan. Both societies have faced rising rates of diabetes, but their social and biomedical responses to its ascendance have diverged.