An unusual and sensitive work on the role that blood plays in the life of the people of Penang, Malaysia. For not only does Carsten follow the process that blood takes from donors, to labs and hospitals, but she stops to talk with donors and medical staff and over a period of ten years of research she builds an understanding of the social, cultural and political backdrop of the community, veins of a society through which blood courses. New Paperback. First Edition. 237 pages with an index and some black and white photographs.
Weight: 0.6 kg Post free within Malaysia