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The Resource Asian medicine and globalization, edited by Joseph S. Alter

Asian medicine and globalization, edited by Joseph S. Alter

Label
Asian medicine and globalization
Title
Asian medicine and globalization
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph S. Alter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/61/095
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GN625
LC item number
.A744 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 H-331
  • WB 50.1
NLM item number
A832 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alter, Joseph S
Series statement
Encounters with Asia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traditional medicine
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic
  • Asia
  • Medicine, East Asian Traditional
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Cultural Characteristics
  • Internationality
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic
  • Volksgeneeskunde
  • Ayurveda
  • Ethnomédecine
  • Āyurveda
  • Asie
  • 5
Label
Asian medicine and globalization, edited by Joseph S. Alter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The politics of culture and medicine -- Āyurvedic acupuncture--transnational nationalism : ambivalence about the origin and authenticity of medical knowledge / Joseph S. Alter -- Deviant airs in "traditional" Chinese medicine / Vivienne Lo and Sylvia Schroer -- Reinventing traditional medicine : method, institutional change, and the manufacture of drugs and medication in late colonial India / S. Irfan Habib and Dhruv Raina -- Health and medicine in British India and the Dutch Indies : a comparative study / Deepak Kumar -- Nationalism, transnationalism, and the politics of "traditional" Indian medicine for HIV/AIDS / Cecilia Van Hollen -- Mapping science and nation in China / Nancy N. Chen -- Sanskrit gynecologies in postmodernity : the commodization of Indian medicine in alternative medical and new-age discourses on women's health / Martha Ann Selby -- China reconstructs : cosmetic surgery and nationalism in the reform era / Susan Brownell
Control code
57319983
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi 187 pages
Isbn
9780812238662
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004066109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Asian medicine and globalization, edited by Joseph S. Alter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The politics of culture and medicine -- Āyurvedic acupuncture--transnational nationalism : ambivalence about the origin and authenticity of medical knowledge / Joseph S. Alter -- Deviant airs in "traditional" Chinese medicine / Vivienne Lo and Sylvia Schroer -- Reinventing traditional medicine : method, institutional change, and the manufacture of drugs and medication in late colonial India / S. Irfan Habib and Dhruv Raina -- Health and medicine in British India and the Dutch Indies : a comparative study / Deepak Kumar -- Nationalism, transnationalism, and the politics of "traditional" Indian medicine for HIV/AIDS / Cecilia Van Hollen -- Mapping science and nation in China / Nancy N. Chen -- Sanskrit gynecologies in postmodernity : the commodization of Indian medicine in alternative medical and new-age discourses on women's health / Martha Ann Selby -- China reconstructs : cosmetic surgery and nationalism in the reform era / Susan Brownell
Control code
57319983
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi 187 pages
Isbn
9780812238662
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004066109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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