Para-states and medical science : making African global health

  title={Para-states and medical science : making African global health},
  author={Paul Wenzel Geissler},
In Para-States and Medical Science , P. Wenzel Geissler and the contributors examine how medicine and public health in Africa have been transformed as a result of economic and political liberalization and globalization, intertwined with epidemiological and technological changes. The resulting fragmented medical science landscape is shaped and sustained by transnational flows of expertise and resources. NGOs, universities, pharmaceutical companies and other nonstate actors now play a significant… CONTINUE READING