American Indian Medicine Ways

Author: Clifford E. Trafzer
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816537178
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The book highlights American Indian spiritual leaders, miracle healings, and ceremonies that have influenced American history and shows their continued significance--Provided by publisher.

Medicine Ways

Author: Clifford E. Trafzer
Publisher: AltaMira Press
ISBN: 0759117071
Size: 73.71 MB
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The authors in Medicine Ways examine the ways people from a multitude of indigenous communities think about and practice health care within historical and socio-cultural contexts.

Call For Change

Author: Donald L. Fixico
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803246242
Size: 36.14 MB
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In this impassioned work, noted historian Donald L. Fixico challenges academic historians—and everyone else—to change this way of thinking.

Creek Indian Medicine Ways

Author: David Lewis, Jr.
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826323682
Size: 54.84 MB
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This book is a collaboration between anthropologist and medicine man that provides a rare glimpse of a living religious tradition and its origins.

Secrets Of Native American Herbal Remedies

Author: Anthony J. Cichoke
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101100257
Size: 78.23 MB
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This comprehensive guide introduces the Native American concept of healing, which incorporates body, mind, and spirit and stresses the importance of keeping all three in balance.

Fundamentals Of Complementary And Alternative Medicine

Author: Marc S. Micozzi
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1437727050
Size: 71.68 MB
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The contributions of Native American practices, philosophies, and traditions of
help and healing have also been discussed in anthropological studies (Wallace,
1958), rehabilitation medicine (Braswell et al, 1994; Hodge, 1989), nursing (
Reynolds, 1993; Turton, 1995), and psychiatric literature (Garro, 1990;
Hammerschlag, 1988, 1992; Lewis, 1982, 1990). There is a growing use of
traditional medicine ways in alcohol treatment programs for American Indians,
both on and off the ...

From The Earth To Beyond The Sky

Author: Evelyn Wolfson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395550090
Size: 75.61 MB
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An illustrated account of the traditions and customs of Native American medicine men.

American Indian Rhetorics Of Survivance

Author: Ernest Stromberg
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 0822973014
Size: 40.78 MB
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The book examines the complex and sophisticated efforts of American Indian writers and orators to constructively engage an often hostile and resistant white audience through language and other symbol systems.

American Indian Medicine

Author: Virgil J. Vogel
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806122939
Size: 47.66 MB
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Studies the medicial practices of American Indians, noting their use of plants and special techniques for treating illness and injuries

The Medicine Way

Author: Kenneth Meadows
Publisher: Book Sales
ISBN: 9780785814931
Size: 23.16 MB
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Meadows presents a path to self-discovery-who you are, what you are, why you are, and where you're heading-and explains ways in which you can take control of your life and consciously fashion your own destiny.