Biomedicine and Alternative Healing Systems in America
Issues of Class, Race, Ethnicity, and GenderBook - 2001
Examining medical pluralism in the USA over the last 200 years, the author provides a wide-ranging synthesis of the history of alternative medicine from acupuncture to Navajo healing. Its relationship with conventional medicine and the influence of class, race and gender is also assessed.
Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, c2001
Characteristics: xii, 222 p. ; 24 cm