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Healing with Herbs and Rituals : a Mexican Tradition

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Healing with Herbs and Rituals : a Mexican Tradition
Title
Healing with Herbs and Rituals
Title remainder
a Mexican Tradition
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Healing with Herbs and Rituals is an herbal remedy-based understanding of curanderismo and the practice of yerberas, or herbalists, as found in the American Southwest and northern Mexico. Part One, ""Folk Healers and Folk Healing, "" focuses on individual healers and their procedures. Part Two, ""Green Medicine: Traditional Mexican-American Herbs and Remedies, "" details traditional Mexican-American herbs and cures. These remedies are the product of centuries of experience in Mexico, heavily influenced by the Moors, Judeo-Christians, and Aztecs, and include e
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Torres, Eliseo "Cheo."
Dewey number
615/.321
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RM666.H33
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Sawyer, Timothy L
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  • Herbs
  • Traditional medicine
  • Mexican Americans
  • Healers
  • Healing
  • United States
  • North America
  • Mexico
  • Culture
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Pharmacology
  • Plants
  • Therapeutics
  • Americas
  • Eukaryota
  • Health Occupations
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Botany
  • Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
  • Disciplines and Occupations
  • Biology
  • Biological Science Disciplines
  • Organisms
  • Geographic Locations
  • Anthropology
  • Natural Science Disciplines
  • Geographicals
  • Social Sciences
  • Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena
  • Medicine, Traditional
  • Southwestern United States
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Plants, Medicinal
  • Phytotherapy
  • North America
  • Mexico
  • United States
  • MEDICAL
  • Healers
  • Healing
  • Herbs
  • Mexican Americans
  • Traditional medicine
  • Mexico
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Pharmacy, Therapeutics, & Pharmacology
Label
Healing with Herbs and Rituals : a Mexican Tradition
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; PREFACE TO CURRENT EDITION; PART ONE. Folk Healers and Folk Healing; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE. A Brief History of Curanderismo; CHAPTER TWO. The Curandero; CHAPTER THREE. Ailments; CHAPTER FOUR. The Rituals; CHAPTER FIVE. Folk Beliefs; CHAPTER SIX. Don Pedrito Jaramillo; CHAPTER SEVEN. Niño Fidencio; CHAPTER EIGHT. Teresita; CHAPTER NINE. Modern Curanderos; CHAPTER TEN. Fusing Traditional and Modern Medicine; CHAPTER ELEVEN. Further Reading Pertaining to Curanderismo; PART TWO. Green Medicine: Traditional Mexican-American Herbs and Remedies; INTRODUCTION
  • CHAPTER TWELVE. Green Medicine: An IntroductionCHAPTER THIRTEEN. A Brief History of Green Medicine; CHAPTER FOURTEEN. Where to Get the Herbs; CHAPTER FIFTEEN. Preparing Herbs for Use; CHAPTER SIXTEEN. A Few Cautions; CHAPTER SEVENTEEN. Important Terms; CHAPTER EIGHTEEN. Keeping Green Medicine Alive; CHAPTER NINETEEN. Further Reading Pertaining to Green Medicine; APPENDIX: Spanish Language Listing of Plant Names; GLOSSARY OF HERBS; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
886114402
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826339621
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886114402
Label
Healing with Herbs and Rituals : a Mexican Tradition
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; PREFACE TO CURRENT EDITION; PART ONE. Folk Healers and Folk Healing; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE. A Brief History of Curanderismo; CHAPTER TWO. The Curandero; CHAPTER THREE. Ailments; CHAPTER FOUR. The Rituals; CHAPTER FIVE. Folk Beliefs; CHAPTER SIX. Don Pedrito Jaramillo; CHAPTER SEVEN. Niño Fidencio; CHAPTER EIGHT. Teresita; CHAPTER NINE. Modern Curanderos; CHAPTER TEN. Fusing Traditional and Modern Medicine; CHAPTER ELEVEN. Further Reading Pertaining to Curanderismo; PART TWO. Green Medicine: Traditional Mexican-American Herbs and Remedies; INTRODUCTION
  • CHAPTER TWELVE. Green Medicine: An IntroductionCHAPTER THIRTEEN. A Brief History of Green Medicine; CHAPTER FOURTEEN. Where to Get the Herbs; CHAPTER FIFTEEN. Preparing Herbs for Use; CHAPTER SIXTEEN. A Few Cautions; CHAPTER SEVENTEEN. Important Terms; CHAPTER EIGHTEEN. Keeping Green Medicine Alive; CHAPTER NINETEEN. Further Reading Pertaining to Green Medicine; APPENDIX: Spanish Language Listing of Plant Names; GLOSSARY OF HERBS; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
886114402
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826339621
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886114402

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