Medicine and Culture. Proceedings of a Historical Symposium organized jointly by the Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, London, and The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research.
by POYNTER, Frederick Noel Lawrence (1908-1979).
London:: Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1969., 1969. 8vo. vi, 321,  pp. Navy gilt-stamped cloth, dust jacket; jacket extremities worn. Very good. Contains 15 papers: Sir Geoffrey Vickers, Medicine's Contribution to Culture; Iago Galdston, Medicine and culture; John W. Dodds, The physician as humanist in a technological society; Sir George Pickering, Medicine and education; Douglas Hubble, Medicine and Culture; Sir Aubrey Lewis, Medicine and Culture; Richard M. Titmuss, The culture of medical care and consumer behaviour; Jeanne Brand, English and American medicine and society, 1900-1914; Francisco Guerra, The role of religion in Spanish American medicine; N. H. Keswani, Moden medicine in a traditional Indian setting, a new brew in an old vat; T. Adeoye Lambo, Traditional African cultures and western medicine (A critical review); Pierre Huard: Western medicine and Afro-Asian ethnic medicine; Joseph Needham and Lu Gwei-Djen, Chinese medicine.
(Inventory #: SEG1332)
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