Alternative Medicine? A History

Author(s): 
Bivins, Roberta
ISBN: 
9780199218875
Date published: 
October 2007
Hardback
Price: 
£14.99

Comparing the medical systems of China, India, and the west (both mainstream and alternative), Alternative Medicine? maps the transmission of medical expertise from one culture to another and lays bare the roots of today's distinctions between alternative, complementary, and orthodox medicine.