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Health, illness, and medicine

Arima Mishra

Health, illness, and medicine

ethnographic readings

by Arima Mishra

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Orient Blackswan in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social medicine,
  • Medical anthropology

  • About the Edition

    Contributed articles; with reference to India.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Arima Mishra
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA418.3.I+ (India) H+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 307 p. ;
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25320942M
    ISBN 108125039783
    ISBN 109788125039785
    LC Control Number2010347104
    OCLC/WorldCa656829256

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