Tag: Hospital ethnography

Pandemic, Democratic Death, and Antifragility in Contemporary Italy: A Personal Reflection (#WitnessingCorona)

Jenny Rosenberg , June 19th, 2020

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Annamaria Fantauzzi   This article aims to reflect on how dying and the perception of death in the COVID-19 pandemic have changed…


Recovery Adjourned: Curative Belonging between Cameroon and Germany

Karoline Buchner , October 16th, 2019

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Henriette Vogel The point of departure of my fieldwork and the cornerstone of my future Master’s thesis is an event of a…


What’s in a name? Diagnostic uncertainty and moral experience in a mental hospital in the Tanga region of Tanzania

Karoline Buchner , July 12th, 2019

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Florin Cristea “What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet”   William…


Cancer, Care and Hope – A Hospital Ethnography on Palliative Care in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Karoline Buchner , May 29th, 2017

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Andrea Buhl Photo 1: Ocean Road Cancer Institute Dar es Salaam, Source: ORCI. The emergence of hospices and palliative care in Africa…