Evolution of Sickness and Healing by Fábrega, Horacio, Jr.

Evolution of Sickness and Healing

Edition: First printing

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1997. Octavo, cloth & boards. pp (xvi), 364. Fine copy. Dust jacket has a soft crease to front flap, else fine. Contents include: Preface / The Need for Theory in the study of Sickness and Healing / Origins of Sickness and Healing / Early Stages of the Evolution of Sickness and Healing / Later Stages of the Evolution of Sickness and Healing / Culture, Drugs, and Disorders of Habituation / Somatopsychic Disorders in an Evolutionary Context / Description Parameters of Sickness and Healing / An Evolutionary Conception of Sickness and Healing / A Broad View of Medical Evolution / Implications of an Evolutionary Approach to Sickness and Healing / Toward an Evolutionary Philosophy of Medicine / Appendix: Outline of the Evolution of Sickness and Healing / References / Index.

Condition: Binding: Hardcover

Book ID: 46222
Tags: Medicine, Welland
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