Some reactions to illness of urban black and indian families in Durban. A summary of an exploratory study.

  • Hannelore Watts
  • Published 1980 in
    South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse…


During an exploratory study into the health practices and beliefs of samples of Black and Indian households in Durban, housewives reported that in their households extensive use was made of Western medical facilities and practitioners. Religious and traditional belief systems and practices relating to illness were probably under-reported, but clearly form… (More)