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By William C. Olsen,Carolyn Sargent

ISBN-10: 0253024773

ISBN-13: 9780253024770

ISBN-10: 0253024919

ISBN-13: 9780253024916

In such a lot locations at the African continent, a number of overall healthiness care thoughts exist and sufferers draw on a healing continuum that levels from conventional drugs and non secular therapeutic to the most recent in biomedical expertise. The ethnographically dependent essays during this quantity spotlight African methods of perceiving illness, making feel of and treating agony, and considering wellbeing and fitness care to bare the diversity and perform of daily drugs in Africa via old, political, and fiscal contexts.

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