Sarah Horton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A mother's heart is weighed down with stones: a phenomenological approach to the experience of transnational motherhood
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 33:21-40. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Medical returns as class transformation: situating migrants' medical returns within a framework of transnationalism
    Sarah B Horton
    Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado 80217 3364, USA
    Med Anthropol 32:417-32. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Reasons for self-medication and perceptions of risk among Mexican migrant farm workers
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:664-72. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Medical returns: seeking health care in Mexico
    Sarah Horton
    University of Colorado, Denver College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Anthropology, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:1846-52. 2011
  5. pmc Stigmatized biologies: Examining the cumulative effects of oral health disparities for Mexican American farmworker children
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado, Denver, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 24:199-219. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Toward an ethnography of the uninsured: Gay Becker's work in progress
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Med Anthropol 26:293-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint A mother's heart is weighed down with stones: a phenomenological approach to the experience of transnational motherhood
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 33:21-40. 2009
    ..Through analysis of the narratives of undocumented Salvadoran mothers residing in the U.S., I show how the strain of such mothers' undocumented status is lived and shouldered within the intersubjective space of the family...
  2. doi request reprint Medical returns as class transformation: situating migrants' medical returns within a framework of transnationalism
    Sarah B Horton
    Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado 80217 3364, USA
    Med Anthropol 32:417-32. 2013
    ..Thus crossing the border enabled a dual class transformation, as Mexican migrants transitioned from Medicaid recipients to cash-paying patients, and from poor rural peasants to 'returning royalty.' ..
  3. doi request reprint Reasons for self-medication and perceptions of risk among Mexican migrant farm workers
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:664-72. 2012
    ..Finally, we show that rather than remaining unaware of the risks of following this custom "transported from Latin America", Mexican migrants devised an elaborate hierarchy of resort of the safest self-medication practices to follow...
  4. doi request reprint Medical returns: seeking health care in Mexico
    Sarah Horton
    University of Colorado, Denver College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Anthropology, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:1846-52. 2011
    ..In short, we suggest that the perceived contrast in cultures of medicine derives from the difference in organization of health care services on each side of the border...
  5. pmc Stigmatized biologies: Examining the cumulative effects of oral health disparities for Mexican American farmworker children
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado, Denver, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 24:199-219. 2010
    ..An examination of the long-term effects of farmworker children's ECC illustrates the ways that market-based health care systems can create embodied differences that in turn reproduce a system of social inequality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Toward an ethnography of the uninsured: Gay Becker's work in progress
    Sarah Horton
    Department of Anthropology, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Med Anthropol 26:293-8. 2007
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