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Interpreting illness

Interpreting illness

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Published by Harwood Academic in Chur [Switzerland], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical anthropology.,
  • Traditional medicine.,
  • Traditional medicine.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Marc Augé.
    SeriesHistory and anthropology -- v. 2, pt. 1., History and anthropology -- v. 2, pt. 1.
    ContributionsAugé, Marc.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19297157M
    ISBN 103718602954


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