Cancer in the Community by Martha Balshem
Class and Medical Authority (Smithsonian Series in Ethnographic Inquiry)

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Focusing on deep conflicts between the medical establishment and the working class, Martha Balshem chronicles a health education project in “Tannerstown,” a pseudonym for a blue-collar neighborhood in northeast Philadelphia.

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Martha Balshem is an anthropologist living in Portland, Oregon.
Published April 9, 2013 by Smithsonian Books. 192 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Parenting & Relationships, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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