In: political economy

Bridging the great divide between biomedicine and the social sciences
March 2, 2015

When Mount Pinatubo in the province of Zambales, Philippines erupted in 1991, the Aeta communities living in the mountains were immediately…

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Analyzing the political economy of health through the conflict perspective
February 16, 2015

Most studies with regard to health are typically undertaken within the field of biomedicine. The relationship of biomedicine and social sciences,…

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More than a game of crowns: The global political economy of beauty pageants
November 16, 2013

When the newly crowned Miss World 2013 Megan Lynne Young arrived in the Philippines last Thursday, she was given a glorious…

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