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The Resource Alternative therapies : expanding options in health care, [edited by] Rena J. Gordon, Barbara Cable Nienstedt, Wilbert M. Gesler

Alternative therapies : expanding options in health care, [edited by] Rena J. Gordon, Barbara Cable Nienstedt, Wilbert M. Gesler

Label
Alternative therapies : expanding options in health care
Title
Alternative therapies
Title remainder
expanding options in health care
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Rena J. Gordon, Barbara Cable Nienstedt, Wilbert M. Gesler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this volume, an interdisciplinary team of scholars and social scientists address the reasons and ramifications of the increasing utilization of alternative and complementary medicine. The book provides a scholarly and theoretical discussion of salient issues within this new field. Topics discussed include:.: the changing medical market place; political and legal aspects of practice; influential cultural factors; clinical and educational issues; and much more. The many case examples and vignettes that appear throughout the text illustrate how alternative health care relates to everyday life
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
615.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.A516 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1998 G-677
  • WB 890
NLM item number
A4662 1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Rena J
  • Nienstedt, Barbara Cable
  • Gesler, Wilbert M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alternative medicine
  • Medical care
  • Complementary Therapies
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • Alternative medicine
  • Medical care
Label
Alternative therapies : expanding options in health care, [edited by] Rena J. Gordon, Barbara Cable Nienstedt, Wilbert M. Gesler
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-254) 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
  • Marketing channels for alternative health care
  • Rena J. Gordon, Gail Silverstein
  • Regional distribution of alternative health care
  • Alan Rice Osborn
  • Demand for alternative therapies : the case of childbirth
  • Dona Schneider
  • Social and cultural aspects of alternative therapies
  • Jull M. Hyatt, Mary M. Hale
  • Building medical systems at the household level
  • Clarissa T. Kimber
  • Alternative therapies : why now?
  • Redefining the healing process : healer-client relationships in alternative medicine
  • Joan D. Koss-Chioino
  • Rediscovering nightingale : back to the future
  • Barbara Stevens Barnum
  • Biomedical physicians practicing holistic medicine
  • Ronald L. Caplan, Wilbert M. Gesler
  • Medical education : changes and responses
  • Evan W. Kligman
  • Case study
  • Jerry M. Calkins
  • Wilbert M. Gesler, Rena J. Gordon
  • Alternative therapies : Quo Vadis?
  • Rena J. Gordon
  • Definitional dilemma of alternative medicine
  • Barbara Cable Nienstedt
  • Federal approach to alternative medicine : co-opting, quackbusting, or complementing?
  • Leonard D. Baer, Charles M. Good, Jr.
  • Paradigms and politics : redux of homeopathy in american medicne
  • Kristen S. Borre, James L. Wilson
Control code
298456197
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826117298
Lccn
97041351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298456197
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
Alternative therapies : expanding options in health care, [edited by] Rena J. Gordon, Barbara Cable Nienstedt, Wilbert M. Gesler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-254) 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
  • Marketing channels for alternative health care
  • Rena J. Gordon, Gail Silverstein
  • Regional distribution of alternative health care
  • Alan Rice Osborn
  • Demand for alternative therapies : the case of childbirth
  • Dona Schneider
  • Social and cultural aspects of alternative therapies
  • Jull M. Hyatt, Mary M. Hale
  • Building medical systems at the household level
  • Clarissa T. Kimber
  • Alternative therapies : why now?
  • Redefining the healing process : healer-client relationships in alternative medicine
  • Joan D. Koss-Chioino
  • Rediscovering nightingale : back to the future
  • Barbara Stevens Barnum
  • Biomedical physicians practicing holistic medicine
  • Ronald L. Caplan, Wilbert M. Gesler
  • Medical education : changes and responses
  • Evan W. Kligman
  • Case study
  • Jerry M. Calkins
  • Wilbert M. Gesler, Rena J. Gordon
  • Alternative therapies : Quo Vadis?
  • Rena J. Gordon
  • Definitional dilemma of alternative medicine
  • Barbara Cable Nienstedt
  • Federal approach to alternative medicine : co-opting, quackbusting, or complementing?
  • Leonard D. Baer, Charles M. Good, Jr.
  • Paradigms and politics : redux of homeopathy in american medicne
  • Kristen S. Borre, James L. Wilson
Control code
298456197
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826117298
Lccn
97041351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298456197
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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