A continuing trial of treatment : medical pluralism in Papua New Guinea

edited by Stephen Frankel and Gilbert Lewis


  • 1. Patterns of Continuity and Change.- 2. Infection, Innovation and Residence: Illness and Misfortune in the Torricelli Foothills from 1800.- 3. Western Medicine and the Continuity of Belief: the Maisin of Collingwood Bay, Oro Province.- 4. Doktas and Shamans among the Sambia of Papua New Guinea.- 5. Illness and Ideology: Aspects of Health Care on Goodenough Island.- 6. Health Care and Medical Pluralism: Cases from Mount Hagen.- 7. The Place of Western Medicine in Ponam Theories of Health and Illness.- 8. The Amele and Dr Braun: a History of Early Experience with Western Medicine in Papua New Guinea.- 9. Medical Pluralism among the Yangoru Boiken.- 10. The Doctor and the Curer: Medical Theory and Practice in Kove.- 11. Gender in the Diet and Health of the Wopkaimin.- 12. Complementarity in Medical Treatment in a West New Britain Society.- 13. Modernity and Medicine among the Maring.- List of Contributors.- References.- Index of Subjects.

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書名 A continuing trial of treatment : medical pluralism in Papua New Guinea
著作者等 Frankel, Stephen
Lewis, Gilbert
シリーズ名 Culture, illness, and healing
出版元 Kluwer Academic Publishers
刊行年月 c1989
ページ数 334 p.
大きさ 25 cm
ISBN 155608076X
NCID BA07173725
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言語 英語
出版国 オランダ