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Medicine ways: Disease, health, and survival among Native Americans

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Source
Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
2001
Author
Trafzer, CE, ed.
Wiener, D, ed.
Source
Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press
Date
2001
Language
English
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Alaska Natives
American Indians
Breast cancer
Community revitalization
Diabetes
Genetics
Health
Indian removal
Infant mortality
Inheritance
Pandemics
Public health nursing
Ritual healing
Trachoma
Typhoid fever
Youth gangs
Youth suicide
Abstract
These essays--written by American Indian and non-Indian historians, anthropologists, and health care professionals--weave a theme relating sociopolitical and socioeconomic variables to historic epidemiology, demonstrating that the processes of colonialism and neocolonialism continue to affect Native American health and health care.
Notes
Available at UAA/APU Consortium Library, General Collection, E98.M4 M43 2001
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