Medical Anthropology : A Review

@inproceedings{Bhasin2007MedicalA,
  title={Medical Anthropology : A Review},
  author={Veena Bhasin},
  year={2007}
}
Medical anthropology looks at cultural conceptions of the body, health and illness. Medical anthropology is the study of ethno-medicine; explanation of illness and disease; what causes illness; the evaluation of health, illness and cure from both an emic and etic point of view; naturalistic and personalistic explanation , evil eye, magic and sorcery; biocultural and political study of health ecology; types of medical systems; development of systems of medical knowledge and health care and… CONTINUE READING

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