Marginal to Mainstream: Alternative Medicine in America / Edition 1

Marginal to Mainstream: Alternative Medicine in America / Edition 1

by Mary Ruggie
     
 

How research is legitimizing CAM in the eyes of physicians.See more details below

Overview

How research is legitimizing CAM in the eyes of physicians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521542227
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/31/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables
List of Acronyms
Preface
1Introducing CAM ... and the Many Questions It Raises1
2Understanding CAM: The Problem of Knowledge and the Power of Words19
3The Growth of CAM: Patterns of Use and Meaning43
4Physicians: Learning New Ways75
5Medical Research: Science and Interpretation101
6Investigating CAM: What Works?130
7The Road Ahead: Accommodation or Integration?184
Bibliography203
Index223

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