Medical Encounters in British India

Author(s): 
Kumar, Deepak
Author(s): 
Basu, Raj Sekhar
ISBN: 
9780198089216
Date published: 
February 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£30.00

This volume explores the nature of interactions between the East and the West in the field of medicine.It focuses on examples from India's medical tradition and the challenges it faced when modern medical system entered the country as part of the British colonial rule.