Medicine Across Cultures: History and Practice of Medicine in Non-Western Cultures (Science Across Cultures: The History of Non-Western Science, Volume 3)

By Helaine Selin, Hugh Shapiro

This paintings offers with the clinical wisdom and ideology of cultures outdoors of the USA and Europe. as well as articles surveying Islamic, chinese language, local American, Aboriginal Australian, Indian, Egyptian, and Tibetan medication, the ebook comprises essays on evaluating chinese language and Western medication and faith and drugs. every one essay is easily illustrated and comprises an intensive bibliography.

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