The holistic health movement in the San Francisco Bay area: some preliminary observations.

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This essay presents a preliminary overview of the holistic health movement in the San Francisco Bay Area. In part drawing upon ethnographic data, it examines the juxtaposition of the drive for professionalization and resistance to professionalization on the part of various alternative healers. It also considers the growing interest of biomedical physicians… (More)

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@article{Baer1998TheHH, title={The holistic health movement in the San Francisco Bay area: some preliminary observations.}, author={Heather Baer and John L. Hays and Nora McClendon and Niall P. McGoldrick and R Vespucci}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={1998}, volume={47 10}, pages={1495-501} }