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Medical Anthropology

Guide to databases, journals, background information, and other sources related to medical anthropology.

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Recent Books in Medical Anthropology

Anthropology Librarians

  Brie Gettleson
  Haverford College
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  Sarah Elichko
  Swarthmore College
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Tracing Citations

You can use citation indexes to count how many times a source has been cited, which is one measure of scholarly influence. You can also use citation indexes to see which books/articles have cited the source in question.

By tracing a source forward and backward through time, you are tracing a thread of the scholarly conversation on this topic.