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The Resource Healing logics : culture and medicine in modern health belief systems, edited by Erika Brady

Healing logics : culture and medicine in modern health belief systems, edited by Erika Brady

Label
Healing logics : culture and medicine in modern health belief systems
Title
Healing logics
Title remainder
culture and medicine in modern health belief systems
Statement of responsibility
edited by Erika Brady
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Scholars in folklore and anthropology are more directly involved in various aspects of medicine--such as medical education, clinical pastoral care, and negotiation of transcultural issues--than ever before. Old models of investigation that artificially isolated "folk medicine," "complementary and alternative medicine," and "biomedicine" as mutually exclusive have proven too limited in exploring the real-life complexities of health belief systems as they observably exist and are applied by contemporary Americans. Recent research strongly suggests that individuals construct their health belief systmes from diverse sources of authority, including community and ethnic tradition, education, spiritual beliefs, personal experience, the influence of popular media, and perception of the goals and means of formal medicine. Healing Logics explores the diversity of these belief systems and how they interact--in competing, conflicting, and sometimes remarkably congruent ways. This book contains essays by leading scholars in the field and a comprehensive bibliography of folklore and medicine."--Publisher's description
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
398/.353
Index
index present
LC call number
GR880
LC item number
.H43 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 I-703
  • WB 880
NLM item number
H4348 2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brady, Erika
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traditional medicine
  • Healing
  • Medical anthropology
  • Medicine, Traditional
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Mental Healing
  • Healing
  • Medical anthropology
  • Traditional medicine
  • Médecine populaire
  • Guérison
  • Anthropologie médicale
  • Communication en médecine
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Healing
  • Medical anthropology
  • Traditional medicine
  • Volksgeneeskunde
  • Genezing
  • Medische antropologie
Label
Healing logics : culture and medicine in modern health belief systems, edited by Erika Brady
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Competing logics and the construction of risk
  • Diane E. Goldstein
  • New age sweat lodge
  • William M. Clements
  • Evergreen : the enduring voice of a nine-hundred-year-old healer
  • Frances M. Malpezzi
  • Reflections on the experience of healing : whose logic? Whose experience?
  • Bonnie Glass-Coffin
  • Hózhó factor : the logic of Navajo healing
  • Barre Toelken
  • Understanding folk medicine
  • Bibliography of folklore and medicine
  • Michael Owen Jones and Erika Brady, with Jacob Owen and Cara Hoglund
  • Bonnie B. O'Connor and David J. Hufford
  • Invisible hospitals : botánicas in ethnic health care
  • Michael Owen Jones and Patrick A. Polk, with Ysamur Flores-Peña and Roberta J. Evanchuk
  • Poor Man's Medicine Bag : the empirical folk remedies of Tillman Waggoner
  • Richard Blaustein, Anthony Cavender, and Jackie Sluder, with comments by Tillman Waggoner
  • Integrating personal health belief systems : patient-practitioner communication
  • Shelley R. Adler
Control code
ocm54439127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874214543
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nsb6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54439127
  • (OCoLC)54439127
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Healing logics : culture and medicine in modern health belief systems, edited by Erika Brady
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Competing logics and the construction of risk
  • Diane E. Goldstein
  • New age sweat lodge
  • William M. Clements
  • Evergreen : the enduring voice of a nine-hundred-year-old healer
  • Frances M. Malpezzi
  • Reflections on the experience of healing : whose logic? Whose experience?
  • Bonnie Glass-Coffin
  • Hózhó factor : the logic of Navajo healing
  • Barre Toelken
  • Understanding folk medicine
  • Bibliography of folklore and medicine
  • Michael Owen Jones and Erika Brady, with Jacob Owen and Cara Hoglund
  • Bonnie B. O'Connor and David J. Hufford
  • Invisible hospitals : botánicas in ethnic health care
  • Michael Owen Jones and Patrick A. Polk, with Ysamur Flores-Peña and Roberta J. Evanchuk
  • Poor Man's Medicine Bag : the empirical folk remedies of Tillman Waggoner
  • Richard Blaustein, Anthony Cavender, and Jackie Sluder, with comments by Tillman Waggoner
  • Integrating personal health belief systems : patient-practitioner communication
  • Shelley R. Adler
Control code
ocm54439127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874214543
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nsb6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54439127
  • (OCoLC)54439127
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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