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Assa Doron and Alex Broom

Assa Doron is Professor of Anthropology at the Australian National University. He is co-author with Robin Jeffrey of Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India (Harvard University Press, 2018), an extract from which appears here.

Alex Broom is Professor of Sociology at the University of Sydney. His research focuses on the social dynamics of cancer and palliative and end-of-life care, and the global challenge of antimicrobial resistance.