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By William C. Olsen,Carolyn Sargent

In so much locations at the African continent, a number of well-being care strategies exist and sufferers draw on a healing continuum that levels from conventional medication and non secular therapeutic to the most recent in biomedical expertise. The ethnographically dependent essays during this quantity spotlight African methods of perceiving affliction, making feel of and treating discomfort, and brooding about health and wellbeing care to bare the variety and perform of daily drugs in Africa via old, political, and monetary contexts.

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