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The problem of health: evaluating the legacy of Western biomedicine on Kenyan Health

Wolff, Emily Anne (2018) The problem of health: evaluating the legacy of Western biomedicine on Kenyan Health. In: LSE Research Festival 2018, 2018-02-19 - 2018-02-24, London School of Economics.

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Abstract

A normative evaluation of the impact of colonialism and Western medicine on Kenyan health, using colonial administration documents and secondary literature to highlight the underlying motives of Western medical expansion, colonial introduction of disease, and the lingering legacies of profit and power in contemporary Kenyan health care systems.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Official URL: http://www.lse.ac.uk/Research/lse-festival-researc...
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Date Deposited: 16 May 2019 11:12
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 11:45
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/100693

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