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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1101–1104.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Sree Padma Vernacular Medicine in Colonial India: Family, Market and Homeopathy . By Shinjini Das . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2019 . 304 pp. ISBN: 9781108420624 (cloth). Malarial Subjects: Empire, Medicine and Nonhumans in British India, 1820–1909 . By Rohan Deb...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 194–198.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Stacey Van Vleet Medicine Between Science and Religion: Explorations on Tibetan Grounds . Edited by Vincanne Adams , Mona Schrempf and Sienna R. Craig . Epistemologies of Healing, vol. 10 . New York : Berghahn Books , 2011 . xiii, 371 pp. $100.00 (cloth); $21.95 (paper). Tibetan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1165–1186.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Joseph S. Alter Abstract In 1963 Hakim Mohammed Said took a Pakistani delegation from the Society for the Promotion of Eastern Medicine on a monthlong trip to China to meet with and learn from practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine. This essay focuses on Said's interpretation of the history...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 896–898.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Mary Brown Bullock Medicine in Rural China: A Personal Account . By C. C. Chen [Chen Zhiqian] in collaboration with Frederica M. Bunge. Berkeley : University of California Press , 1989 . 218 pp. Science and Medicine in Twentieth-Century China: Research and Education . Edited...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Shigehisa Kuriyama Medicine in China: A History of Pharmaceutics . By Paul U. Unschuld . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 1986 . xii, 366 pp. $65.00. Medicine in China: Nan-ching—the Classic of Difficult Issues, with Commentaries by Chinese and Japanese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 237–238.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Vivek Neelakantan Nurturing Indonesia: Medicine and Decolonisation in the Dutch East Indies . By Hans Pols . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2018 . xx, 285 pp. ISBN: 9781108424578 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 In the very...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 February 2014
..., the comparative, intercolonial, or transnational history of medicine, or of anything else for that matter. It is especially challenging to envisage a single historian doing so. In 1987, Norman Owen's Death and Disease in Southeast Asia (New York: Oxford University Press) brought together essays by a wide range...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1108–1109.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Hilary A. Smith Speaking of Epidemics in Chinese Medicine: Disease and the Geographic Imagination in Late Imperial China . By Marta E. Hanson . London : Routledge , 2011 . xx, 265 pp. $140.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2012 2012 Over the past...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1117–1119.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Andrew Amstutz Unani Medicine in the Making: Practices and Representations in 21st-Century India . By Kira Schmidt-Stiedenroth . Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press , 2020 . 285 pp. ISBN: 9789463724210 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2022 2022...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 1019–1020.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Ishita Pande 15 David Arnold , Colonizing the Body: State Medicine and Epidemic Disease in Nineteenth-Century India ( Berkeley : University of California Press , 1993 ) . The book is hard to read, not because of its complex ideas or use of jargon, of which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 973–975.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Ka-wai Fan Barefoot Doctors and Western Medicine in China . By Xiaoping Fang . Rochester, N.Y. : University of Rochester Press , 2012 . xii, 294 pp. $90.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 The “barefoot doctor” ( chijiao yisheng ), which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 977–978.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Pierce Salguero Chinese Medicine and Healing: An Illustrated History . Edited by TJ Hinrichs and Linda L. Barnes . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2013 . x, 464 pp. $45.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 This book...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 332–334.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Marjorie Topley Patients and Healers in the Context of Culture: An Exploration of the Borderland between Anthropology, Medicine, and Psychiatry . By Arthur Kleinman . Berkeley : University of California Press (Comparative Studies of Health Systems and Medical Care, No. 3), 1980 . xvi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 371–372.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Turrell V. Wylie Tibetan Medicine: Illustrated in Original Texts . Edited and translated by the Ven. Rechung Rinpoche Jampal Kunzang . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1976 . viii , 340 pp. Illustrations, Glossary, Index. $6.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 988–990.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Kathleen Cruz Gutierrez 6 Anthony Reid, Southeast Asia in the Age of Commerce , op. cit. note 1; Sokhieng Au , Mixed Medicines: Health and Culture in French Colonial Cambodia ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2011 ) . 5 Domingo A. Madulid , ed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Angela Ki Che Leung Novel Medicine: Healing, Literature, and Popular Knowledge in Early Modern China . By Andrew Schonebaum . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2016 . viii, 283 pp. ISBN: 9780295995182 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 780–781.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Jin-kyung Park Imperatives of Care: Women and Medicine in Colonial Korea . By Sonja M. Kim . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2019 . 232 pp. ISBN: 9780824855451 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 Sonja M. Kim's Imperatives of Care...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 464–466.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Jan M. A. van der Valk Knowledge and Context in Tibetan Medicine . Edited by William A. McGrath . Leiden : Brill , 2019 . xx, 372 pp. ISBN: 9789004404441 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2021 2021 This edited volume is based on papers presented...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 469–470.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Emily Baum Global Medicine in China: A Diasporic History . By Wayne Soon . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 2020 . 328 pp. ISBN: 9781503611931 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2021 2021 In the conclusion to Global Medicine in China...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 264–265.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Don Baker Naming the Local: Medicine, Language, and Identity in Korea since the Fifteenth Century . By Soyoung Suh . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2017 . xv, 229 pp. ISBN: 9780674976962 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...