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The Resource Other healers : unorthodox medicine in America, edited by Norman Gevitz

Other healers : unorthodox medicine in America, edited by Norman Gevitz

Label
Other healers : unorthodox medicine in America
Title
Other healers
Title remainder
unorthodox medicine in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Norman Gevitz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of ten essays that examine alternative medicines and treatment from the early nineteen century to the present including osteopathic and chiropractic medicine, Christian Science healing, folk medicines, and Divine healing methods
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gevitz, Norman
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  • Alternative medicine
  • Healing
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Complementary Therapies
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Other healers : unorthodox medicine in America, edited by Norman Gevitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-291) 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
  • Homeopathy in America: the rise and fall and persistence of a medical heresy
  • Martin Kaufman
  • Osteopathic medicine: from deviance to difference
  • Norman Gevitz
  • Chiropractors: evolution to acceptance
  • Walter I. Wardwell
  • Christian Science healing in America
  • Rennie B. Schoepflin
  • Divine healing in modern American Protestantism
  • David Edwin Harrell, Jr.
  • Three perspectives on unorthodox medicine
  • Contemporary folk medicine
  • David J. Hufford
  • Norman Gevitz
  • The botanical movements and orthodox medicine
  • William G. Rothstein
  • Patient, heal thyself: popular health reform movements as unorthodox medicine
  • James C. Whorton
  • Gender, ideology, and the water-cure movement
  • Susan E. Cayleff
Control code
17649590
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780801836640
Isbn Type
(hard : alk. paper)
Lccn
88006770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1197919
Label
Other healers : unorthodox medicine in America, edited by Norman Gevitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-291) 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
  • Homeopathy in America: the rise and fall and persistence of a medical heresy
  • Martin Kaufman
  • Osteopathic medicine: from deviance to difference
  • Norman Gevitz
  • Chiropractors: evolution to acceptance
  • Walter I. Wardwell
  • Christian Science healing in America
  • Rennie B. Schoepflin
  • Divine healing in modern American Protestantism
  • David Edwin Harrell, Jr.
  • Three perspectives on unorthodox medicine
  • Contemporary folk medicine
  • David J. Hufford
  • Norman Gevitz
  • The botanical movements and orthodox medicine
  • William G. Rothstein
  • Patient, heal thyself: popular health reform movements as unorthodox medicine
  • James C. Whorton
  • Gender, ideology, and the water-cure movement
  • Susan E. Cayleff
Control code
17649590
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780801836640
Isbn Type
(hard : alk. paper)
Lccn
88006770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1197919

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