Asian Medicine and Globalization

by Joseph S. Alter (Editor)
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As more and more Asian medical practices cross into Western culture through the popularity of yoga and herbalism, and as Western medicine finds its way east in the form of plastic surgery, these systems of meaning become inextricably interrelated. The essays in this volume consider the larger implications of transmissions between cultures.

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Publication date
March 26, 2013
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Collection
Page count
200
ISBN
9780812205251
Paper ISBN
9780812238662