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The Resource Culture, disease, and healing : studies in medical anthropology, edited by David Landy

Culture, disease, and healing : studies in medical anthropology, edited by David Landy

Label
Culture, disease, and healing : studies in medical anthropology
Title
Culture, disease, and healing
Title remainder
studies in medical anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Landy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN296
LC item number
.C84
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
GN296
NAL item number
.C8
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 31
NLM item number
C968 1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Landy, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical anthropology
  • Traditional medicine
  • Social medicine
  • Culture
  • Disease
  • Social Medicine
Label
Culture, disease, and healing : studies in medical anthropology, edited by David Landy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 519-559
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The field of medical anthropology -- II. Paleopathology -- III. Ecology and epidemiology of disease -- IV. Medical systems and theories of disease and healing -- V. Divination and diagnosis -- VI. Sorcery and witchcraft in sickness and in health -- VII. Public health and preventive medicine -- VIII. Anatomy, surgery, and the medical knowledge of preindustrial peoples -- IX. Obstetrics and population control -- X. Pain, stress, and death -- XI. Emotional states and cultural constraints -- XII. The patient : status and role -- XIII. The healers : statuses and roles -- XIV. Healers and medical systems in social and cultural change
Control code
2035022
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 559 pages
Isbn
9780023673900
Lccn
76002013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2035022
Label
Culture, disease, and healing : studies in medical anthropology, edited by David Landy
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 519-559
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The field of medical anthropology -- II. Paleopathology -- III. Ecology and epidemiology of disease -- IV. Medical systems and theories of disease and healing -- V. Divination and diagnosis -- VI. Sorcery and witchcraft in sickness and in health -- VII. Public health and preventive medicine -- VIII. Anatomy, surgery, and the medical knowledge of preindustrial peoples -- IX. Obstetrics and population control -- X. Pain, stress, and death -- XI. Emotional states and cultural constraints -- XII. The patient : status and role -- XIII. The healers : statuses and roles -- XIV. Healers and medical systems in social and cultural change
Control code
2035022
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 559 pages
Isbn
9780023673900
Lccn
76002013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2035022

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