‘Metrics: What Counts in Global Health’ reviewed by Dr Megan Wainwright.

‘Metrics: What Counts in Global Health’ edited by Vincanne Adams (Duke University Press, 2016). Metrics: What Counts in Global Health is a collection of ethnographic case studies of the process, effects and limitations of quantifying global health interventions and outcomes. Metrics here refer to the mathematical approaches and tools that quantify the implementation and outcomes Read the full article…

Metric Culture: The Quantified Self and Beyond (CfP, Conference, 8-9 June 2017)

International Conference, 8-9 June 2017 Organised by: Btihaj Ajana (AIAS and King’s College London) Venue: Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark Confirmed keynote speakers: Deborah Lupton (University of Canberra, Australia) Rosalind Gill (City University London, UK) Details: Recent years have witnessed an intensive growth of systems of measurement and an increasing integration of data processes into various Read the full article…