Spring/Summer 2012



Bourdieu’s Social Capital and Save the Mothers By Sarah Rostom   Fighting Globalization with Globalization: The Battle Between Indigenous People and MNCs in Peru By Raly Chakarova   Type 2 Diabetes in Rural Guatemala: Disease Perceptions, Service-Provision Difficulties and Management Techniques By Matthew Little   Rethinking agricultural land acquisitions as a form of agricultural  investment in Senegal By Anna Vanderkooy   Safeguarding Women’s rights: investigating the effectiveness of the convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women (CEDAW) By Helen Bowman   Creating Closets or Communities? Homosexuality, Homophobia, and Processes of Change in Africa By Bonnie Thornbury   Situating the Role of Traditional Midwives in San Juan la Laguna, Guatemala By Dima Saab