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Barefoot doctors and western medicine in China, Xiaoping Fang

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Barefoot doctors and western medicine in China
Title
Barefoot doctors and western medicine in China
Statement of responsibility
Xiaoping Fang
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book ultimately offers a powerful and carefully contextualized critique of conventional views on the role of barefoot doctors, their legacy, and their impact, both in rural areas and in China as a whole, while making theoretical contributions to the Chinese social historiography of medicine
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Cataloging source
MHW
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Rochester Studies in Medical History
Series volume
v. 23
Barefoot doctors and western medicine in China, Xiaoping Fang
Label
Barefoot doctors and western medicine in China, Xiaoping Fang
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7722/j.ctt1x7444
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Healing styles and medical beliefs : the consumption of Chinese and Western medicines
  • 5.
  • Relocating illness : the shift from home bedside to hospital ward
  • 6.
  • Group identity, power relationships, and medical legitimacy
  • 7.
  • Conclusion
  • appendix 1.
  • The organization of the three-tiered medical system in rural China, 1968-83
  • appendix 2.
  • Introduction
  • Common medicines in Chinese villages during the 1960s-70s
  • 1.
  • Village healers, medical pluralism, and state medicine
  • 2.
  • Revolutionizing knowledge transmission structures
  • 3.
  • Pharmaceuticals reach the villages
  • 4.
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Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 295 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580467889
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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