Medicine Across Cultures

Medicine Across Cultures
Author : Helaine Selin
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages : 446
Release : 2003-05-31
ISBN 10 : 1402011660
ISBN 13 : 9781402011665
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medicine Across Cultures Book Description:

This work deals with the medical knowledge and beliefs of cultures outside of the United States and Europe. In addition to articles surveying Islamic, Chinese, Native American, Aboriginal Australian, Indian, Egyptian, and Tibetan medicine, the book includes essays on comparing Chinese and western medicine and religion and medicine. Each essay is well illustrated and contains an extensive bibliography.


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