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The Resource Mesoamerican healers, edited by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom

Mesoamerican healers, edited by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom

Label
Mesoamerican healers
Title
Mesoamerican healers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/61
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1219.3.R38
LC item number
M47 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 L-489
  • WB 880
NLM item number
M582 2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huber, Brad R.
  • Sandstrom, Alan R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of Central America
  • Indians of Central America
  • Shamans
  • Healers
  • Midwives
  • Spiritual Therapies
  • Spiritual Therapies
  • Midwifery
  • Midwifery
  • Shamanism
  • Shamanism
Label
Mesoamerican healers, edited by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-383) and index
Contents
Curers and their cures in colonial new Spain and Guatemala / by Luz María Hernández Sáenz and George M. Foster -- Curanderismo in Mexico and Guatemala / by Carlos Viesca Treviño -- Central and North Mexican Shamans / by James W. Dow -- A comparative analysis of Southern Mexican and Guatemalan Shamans / by Frank J. Lipp -- Mistress of lo espiritual / by Kaja Finkler -- Recruitment, training and practice of indigenous midwives / by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom -- Maya midwives of Southern Mexico and Guatemala / by Sheila Cosminsky -- Relations between government health workers and traditional midwives in Guatemala / by Elena Hurtado and Eugenia Sáenz de Tejada -- Mesoamerican bonesetters / by Benjamin D. Paul and Clancy McMahon -- Mexican physicians, nurses and social workers / by Margaret E. Harrison -- Mesoamerican healers and medical anthropology / by Alan R. Sandstrom
Control code
000146466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 403 p.
Isbn
9780292734548
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033103
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 146466
  • 149400
  • (OCoLC)ocm46661875
Label
Mesoamerican healers, edited by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-383) and index
Contents
Curers and their cures in colonial new Spain and Guatemala / by Luz María Hernández Sáenz and George M. Foster -- Curanderismo in Mexico and Guatemala / by Carlos Viesca Treviño -- Central and North Mexican Shamans / by James W. Dow -- A comparative analysis of Southern Mexican and Guatemalan Shamans / by Frank J. Lipp -- Mistress of lo espiritual / by Kaja Finkler -- Recruitment, training and practice of indigenous midwives / by Brad R. Huber and Alan R. Sandstrom -- Maya midwives of Southern Mexico and Guatemala / by Sheila Cosminsky -- Relations between government health workers and traditional midwives in Guatemala / by Elena Hurtado and Eugenia Sáenz de Tejada -- Mesoamerican bonesetters / by Benjamin D. Paul and Clancy McMahon -- Mexican physicians, nurses and social workers / by Margaret E. Harrison -- Mesoamerican healers and medical anthropology / by Alan R. Sandstrom
Control code
000146466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 403 p.
Isbn
9780292734548
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033103
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 146466
  • 149400
  • (OCoLC)ocm46661875

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