Theorizing complementary and alternative medicines: Wellbeing, self, gender, class

Eeva Sointu*

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Rather than physiological health only, complementary and alternative medicines aim at the production of wellbeing. This book explores how the increasing proliferation of holistic health methods are intimately connected with changing configurations of selfhood, gender and class.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages253
ISBN (Electronic)9781137003737
ISBN (Print)9780230309319
Publication statusPublished - 5 Apr 2012

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