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The Resource The anthropology of health and healing, Mari Womack

The anthropology of health and healing, Mari Womack

Label
The anthropology of health and healing
Title
The anthropology of health and healing
Statement of responsibility
Mari Womack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Womack, Mari
Dewey number
306.4/61
Index
index present
LC call number
GN296
LC item number
.W645 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical anthropology
  • Public health
  • Human body
Label
The anthropology of health and healing, Mari Womack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The psychobiology of health and healing -- Models of the body, the self, and the human experience -- Constructing gender: the body in social context -- The biology of psychology and the psychology of biology -- Metaphor, labeling theory, and the placebo effect -- Maintaining health and healing the whole person -- The human life cycle: coming of age -- The human life cycle: the reproductive years -- The human life cycle: growing old and growing good -- Lifestyle and health -- Models of diagnosis and treatment -- Biomedicine and the scientific approach -- Restoring the balance: Asian models of health and healing -- Calling on the spirits: shamans, sorcerers, and mediums -- The emerging field of integrative medicine -- Contemporary issues in health and healing -- The social context of epidemics -- Medicines, herbs, and dietary supplements -- Public policy and health-care delivery systems
Control code
351307279
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 367 pages
Isbn
9780759118614
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2009040400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)351307279
Label
The anthropology of health and healing, Mari Womack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The psychobiology of health and healing -- Models of the body, the self, and the human experience -- Constructing gender: the body in social context -- The biology of psychology and the psychology of biology -- Metaphor, labeling theory, and the placebo effect -- Maintaining health and healing the whole person -- The human life cycle: coming of age -- The human life cycle: the reproductive years -- The human life cycle: growing old and growing good -- Lifestyle and health -- Models of diagnosis and treatment -- Biomedicine and the scientific approach -- Restoring the balance: Asian models of health and healing -- Calling on the spirits: shamans, sorcerers, and mediums -- The emerging field of integrative medicine -- Contemporary issues in health and healing -- The social context of epidemics -- Medicines, herbs, and dietary supplements -- Public policy and health-care delivery systems
Control code
351307279
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 367 pages
Isbn
9780759118614
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2009040400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)351307279

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