AIDS, Intimacy and Care in Rural KwaZulu-Natal: A Kinship of Bones

AIDS, Intimacy and Care in Rural KwaZulu-Natal: A Kinship of Bones

by Patricia C. Henderson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789089643599
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Publication date: 03/15/2012
Series: Care & Welfare
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Patricia C. Henderson is a lecturer in the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Cape Town.

Table of Contents

AIDS, Intimacy and Care in Rural KwaZulu-Natal - 2
Contents - 8
Acknowledgements - 10
Preface - 14
Introduction - 18
1 The Vertiginous Body and Social Metamorphosis - 42
2 Mortality and the Ethics of Ethnographic Research - 60
3 Children and Youth in Pursuit of Care - 84
4 Healers Negotiating the Local and the Global - 106
5 Love in a Time of Adversity - 128
6 On Accompanying the Ill - 154
Epilogue - 182
Appendix: Interlocutors and Research Methods - 188
Acronyms - 194
Glossary - 196
Notes - 202
Appendix: Interlocutors and Research Methods - 224
Bibliography - 226
Index - 244

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