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Medicine between science and religion: explorations on Tibetan grounds / Schrempf, Mona, ; editor.
Epistemologies of healing; Variation: Epistemologies of healing.
Short Title: Medicine between science and religion
Format: Book
Publication Date: Nov 30, 2010
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Place of Publication: New York
Pages: 370
Sources ID: 97311
Notes: Access: External Resources: Cite This Item Search for versions with same title and author | Advanced options ... Contents: Introduction : Medicine in translation between science and religion /; Vincanne Adams, Mona Schrempf, Sienna R. Craig --; Biomedicine in Tibet at the edge of modernity /; Alex McKay --; Tibetan medicine and Russian modernities /; Martin Saxer --; Navigating 'modern science' and 'traditional culture' : the Dharamsala Men-Tsee-Khang in India /; Stephan Kloos --; A Tibetan way of science : revisioning biomedicine as Tibetan practice /; Vincanne Adams, Renchen Dhondup, Phuoc V. Le --; Correlating biomedical and Tibetan medical terms in amchi medical practice /; Barbara Gerke --; Between mantra and syringe : healing and health-seeking behaviour in contemporary Amdo /; Mona Schrempf --; From home to hospital : the extension of obstetrics in Ladakh /; Kim Gutschow --; From empowerments to power calculations : notes on efficacy, value and method /; Sienna R. Craig --; Qualitative and quantitative research methodology in Tibetan medicine : the history, background and development of research in sowa rigpa /; Mingji Cuomu --; The four tantras and the global market : changing epistemologies of dr� ('bras) versus cancer /; Olaf Czaja --; Re-integrating the dharmic perspective in bio-behavioural research of a 'Tibetan yoga' (tsalung tr�khor) intervention for people with cancer /; Alejandro Chaoul --; Epilogue : towards a sowa rigpa sensibility /; Geoffrey Samuel. Access: Materials specified: ebrary Materials specified: EBSCOhost Materials specified: JSTOR Materials specified: MyiLibrary https: // Note: Multi-User JSTOR Electronic Book http: // http: // http: // Geographic: Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Religious life and customs. Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Social life and customs. China -- Tibet Autonomous Region. Note(s): Includes bibliographical references and index. General Info: National bibliography no: GBB7B7573 Other format available: Print version:; Medicine between science and religion.; New York : Berghahn Books, 2011 Class Descriptors: LC: GR337; R603.T5; Dewey: 951/.5; NLM: WB 55.T5 Responsibility: edited by Vincanne Adams, Mona Schrempf and Sienna R. Craig. Vendor Info: Askews and Holts Library Services ebrary EBSCOhost ProQuest MyiLibrary Digital eBook Collection YBP Library Services (ASKH EBRY EBSC IDEB YANK) Material Type: Document (dct); Internet resource (url); eBook (ebk) Date of Entry: 20100507 Update: 20190510 Provider: OCLC
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