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|Title:||Global Health Interventions and the "Common Sense" of Neoliberalism: A Dialectical Analysis of PEPFAR||Authors:||Sastry, S.
|Issue Date:||Feb-2013||Citation:||Sastry, S., Dutta, M.J. (2013-02). Global Health Interventions and the "Common Sense" of Neoliberalism: A Dialectical Analysis of PEPFAR. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication 6 (1) : 21-39. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1080/17513057.2012.740682||Abstract:||Neoliberal ideologies, implicated in increasing global inequality, have significantly influenced how global health interventions are conceived and executed. In this article, we take a critical stance towards the market-based impetus of neoliberalism as articulated in the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the largest comprehensive effort against the global HIV/AIDS epidemic. Using a variety of PEPFAR policy documents, our analysis points to the operation of a neoliberal "common sense" that provides a justification for intervention. Our analysis resulted in three themes: (a) the body as labor, (b) the gendering of the intervention, and (c) political economies of partnerships. © 2013 Copyright National Communication Association.||Source Title:||Journal of International and Intercultural Communication||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/52027||ISSN:||17513057||DOI:||10.1080/17513057.2012.740682|
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