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The Resource Healing practices in the South Pacific, edited by Claire D.F. Parsons

Healing practices in the South Pacific, edited by Claire D.F. Parsons

Label
Healing practices in the South Pacific
Title
Healing practices in the South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
edited by Claire D.F. Parsons
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN670
LC item number
.H43 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Parsons, Claire D. F
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  • Polynesians
  • Traditional medicine
  • Healing
  • Social medicines
Label
Healing practices in the South Pacific, edited by Claire D.F. Parsons
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-244) and index
Contents
Samoan medicine / Cluny Macpherson -- Illness and healing in Nanumea, Tuvalu / Anne Chambers and Keith S. Chambers -- Healing in central Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu / Tomas Lduvigson -- Contemporary healing practices in Tikopia, Solomon Islands / Judith Macdonald -- Tongan healing practices / Claire D.F. Parsons -- Contemporary healing practices in East Futuna / Bruce Biggs -- Traditional healing practices of Rarotonga, Cook Islands / Josephine Baddely -- Physical and social boundaries in Pukapukan theories of disease / Julia A. Hecht -- Tahitian healing / Antony Hooper -- Midwives and midwifery in Western Samoa / Patricia J. Kinloch -- Notes on Maori Sickness knowledge and healing practices / Claire D.F. Parsons
Control code
12217025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 250 p.
Isbn
9780939154418
Lccn
85014191 //r933
Other physical details
maps
Label
Healing practices in the South Pacific, edited by Claire D.F. Parsons
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-244) and index
Contents
Samoan medicine / Cluny Macpherson -- Illness and healing in Nanumea, Tuvalu / Anne Chambers and Keith S. Chambers -- Healing in central Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu / Tomas Lduvigson -- Contemporary healing practices in Tikopia, Solomon Islands / Judith Macdonald -- Tongan healing practices / Claire D.F. Parsons -- Contemporary healing practices in East Futuna / Bruce Biggs -- Traditional healing practices of Rarotonga, Cook Islands / Josephine Baddely -- Physical and social boundaries in Pukapukan theories of disease / Julia A. Hecht -- Tahitian healing / Antony Hooper -- Midwives and midwifery in Western Samoa / Patricia J. Kinloch -- Notes on Maori Sickness knowledge and healing practices / Claire D.F. Parsons
Control code
12217025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 250 p.
Isbn
9780939154418
Lccn
85014191 //r933
Other physical details
maps

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