In a collage of images the author attempts to convey the transformation of consumer culture and how it is related to the urban reshaping of the city of Cairo to meet with the demands of globalisation. Evidently Cairo´s urban reshaping is taking place by pushing away the unwanted slums ...
Edited by Mona Schrempf
This collection of studies on the anthropology and history of Tibetan medicine provides fascinating new insights into both dynamic developments and historical continuities in medical knowledge and practice that have been manifest in a range of traditional and contemporary Tibetan societies.
Edited by Marta Hanson The Johns Hopkins University and Mona Schrempf Westminster University Associate Editors: Susan Burns, University of Chicago, Cha Wung Seok, Kyunghee University, Michele Thompson,Southern Connecticut State University and Dagmar Wujastyk, University of Zurich
Asian Medicine -Tradition and Modernity is a multidisciplinary journal aimed at researchers and practitioners of Asian Medicine in Asia as well as in Western countries. It makes available in one single publication academic essays that explore the historical, anthropological, sociological and ...
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