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Acupuncture and the techno-politics of bodyscape
Wen-Hua Kuo

Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist. (Attributed to Pablo Picasso) Introduction: global acupuncture and bodies on treatment Acupuncture is an essential part of East Asian medicine. A peculiar way of diagnosing and treating people via meridians inside their bodies punctuated by regulatory points, it is a simple yet sophisticated art of healing that has been used

in Global health and the new world order
Claire Beaudevin, Jean-Paul Gaudillière, Christoph Gradmann, Anne M. Lovell, and Laurent Pordié

twenty-first century, characterized by South–South relations dominated by a strong presence of South-East Asian actors. Within this perspective, analyses of global health from 1990 to 2010 become a search-light pointing towards a twenty-first-century global political order. The four domains explored in this book not only reveal decisive differences regarding the paths through which localization and generalization have been worked out. Their comparison also highlights contrasted modes of insertion within global health as a field. TB control is, in

in Global health and the new world order