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American Indian Medicine

by Virgil J. Vogel

  • 45 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Complementary Medicine,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • New Age,
  • Medical Anthropology,
  • Native American Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Psychotherapy - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Spirituality,
  • Materia medica,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Medicine

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCivilization of the American Indian Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages632
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7939570M
    ISBN 100806122935
    ISBN 109780806122939

    Indian medicine meets Islamic medicine. When Muslims conquered northern India about AD, many Iranian doctors came to India from West Asia to work for Muslim kings there. Medieval Islamic medicine. These doctors realized that the Indian list of humors didn’t match the Islamic list of humors, and tried to find out what was right. For. What the red men gave us --Indian theories of disease, and shamanistic practices --Early observation of white men on Indian medicine --Services of Indian doctors to whites --The Influence of Indian medicine on folk medicine, irregular practitioners, and patent medicines --Indian health and disease --American Indian therapeutic methods.

    Jun 01,  · Native American Traditional Healing Systems. Native American (NA) traditional healing is identified by the National Institutes of Health/National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) as a whole medical system that encompasses a range of holistic treatments used by indigenous healers for a multitude of acute and chronic conditions or to promote health and wellbeing. Cited by: Jun 04,  · What the red men gave us -- Indian theories of disease, and shamanistic practices -- Early observations of white men on Indian medicine -- Services of Indian doctors to whites -- The influence of Indian medicine on folk medicine, irregular practitioners and patent medicines -- Indian health and disease -- American Indian therapeutic methods Pages:

    Native American Medicine & Native American Healing Books Traditional American Indian Healing & Herbal Medicine Books. These Native American Medicine & Native American Healing books explore the effects of American Indian medicinal practices on their and white civilization and also gives a wealth of information on Native American medical methods, theories, drugs, and drugless treatments. Jun 27,  · Honoring the Medicine: The Essential Guide to Native American Healing Paperback – Jun 27 When one of my Cherokee elders was referred to as an “American Indian,” he exclaimed, “I ain’t no damn Indian! I’m a Native American.” Yet most of America’s original inhabitants do call themselves “Indians” among themselves.5/5(9).


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