Add to bookbag
Author: Jessica C. Robbins
Title: Acknowledgements
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, MI: MPublishing, University of Michigan Library
2008
Availability:

This work is protected by copyright and may be linked to without seeking permission. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Please contact mpub-help@umich.edu for more information.

Source: Acknowledgements
Jessica C. Robbins


vol. 17, no. 1, 2008
Issue title: New Directions in Medical Anthropology
URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2027/spo.0522508.0017.101
PDF: Link to full PDF [39kb ]

Acknowledgements

The publication of this volume reflects the increased importance of medical anthropology within the Department of Anthropology at the University of Michigan. This volume sprung from the first graduate seminar in medical anthropology at the University of Michigan, “Theory and Practice in Medical Anthropology,” taught in 2005 by Professors Holly Peters-Golden and Elisha P. Renne. Now a regular offering in the department, the course brought together students with diverse backgrounds, including those new to the field. It was a formative seminar for many of the students whose work is published here and we all owe a great deal to Professors Peters-Golden and Renne for their intellectual guidance, passion, and creativity.

As the issue editor, I would like to thank Professors Peters-Golden and Renne for their logistical and administrative help in bringing this volume to fruition; their guidance and mentoring was absolutely crucial. I would also like to thank our anonymous reviewers, the Department of Anthropology at the University of Michigan, and the staff of MDIA for their hard work.

Jessica C. Robbins

Ann Arbor, Michigan

March 20, 2008