Theorizing Complementary and Alternative Medicines

Wellbeing, Self, Gender, Class

  • Eeva┬áSointu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 217-253

About this book

Introduction

Rather than physiological health only, complementary and alternative medicines aim at the production of wellbeing. This book explores how the increasing proliferation of holistic health methods are intimately connected with changing configurations of selfhood, gender and class.

Keywords

alternative medicine cognition gender health methods

Authors and affiliations

  • Eeva┬áSointu
    • 1
  1. 1.Smith CollegeUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137003737
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33922-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-00373-7
  • About this book