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Western Medicine As Contested Knowledge
This is the first volume to examine the range and extent of non-Western responses to Western medicine across the spectrum of Western imperialist influence, from Japan in the East to Navajo of the North American plains in the West. Medicine has always been a significant tool of empire. In the nineteenth century, Western missionaries were candid about the value of medicine f ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published November 15th 1997 by Manchester University Press
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