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The Resource Nature cures : the history of alternative medicine in America, James C. Whorton

Nature cures : the history of alternative medicine in America, James C. Whorton

Label
Nature cures : the history of alternative medicine in America
Title
Nature cures
Title remainder
the history of alternative medicine in America
Statement of responsibility
James C. Whorton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
615.5/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.W495 2002
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • 2002 K-893
  • WB 900
NLM item number
W628n 2002
Label
Nature cures : the history of alternative medicine in America, James C. Whorton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy033/2002022023.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Notes: p. 311-359
  • Includes indexes
Contents
The Nineteenth Century: Natural Healing -- The Hippocratic Heresy: Alternative Medicine's Worldview -- Every Man His Own Physician: Thomsonianism -- Dilutions of Grandeur: Homeopathy -- Physical Puritanism: Hygeiotherapy -- Magnetism and Mind: From Mesmerism to Christian Science -- The Early Twentieth Century: Drugless Healing -- The Licensing Question: The Campaign for Medical Freedom -- The Rule of the Artery: Osteopathy -- Innate Intelligence: Chiropractic -- Therapeutic Universalism: Naturopathy -- The Late Twentieth Century: Holistic Healing -- From Medical Cultism to Alternative Medicine -- The Holistic Health Explosion: Acupuncture -- From Alternative Medicine to Complementary Medicine
Control code
ocm48957866
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780195140712
Lccn
2002022023
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Nature cures : the history of alternative medicine in America, James C. Whorton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy033/2002022023.html
Publication
Note
  • Notes: p. 311-359
  • Includes indexes
Contents
The Nineteenth Century: Natural Healing -- The Hippocratic Heresy: Alternative Medicine's Worldview -- Every Man His Own Physician: Thomsonianism -- Dilutions of Grandeur: Homeopathy -- Physical Puritanism: Hygeiotherapy -- Magnetism and Mind: From Mesmerism to Christian Science -- The Early Twentieth Century: Drugless Healing -- The Licensing Question: The Campaign for Medical Freedom -- The Rule of the Artery: Osteopathy -- Innate Intelligence: Chiropractic -- Therapeutic Universalism: Naturopathy -- The Late Twentieth Century: Holistic Healing -- From Medical Cultism to Alternative Medicine -- The Holistic Health Explosion: Acupuncture -- From Alternative Medicine to Complementary Medicine
Control code
ocm48957866
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780195140712
Lccn
2002022023
Other physical details
ill.

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