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Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine

Michel S. Laguerre

Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine

The Reproduction & Practice of Healing

by Michel S. Laguerre

  • 140 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Abbey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Complementary Medicine,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9582266M
    ISBN 100897891635
    ISBN 109780897891639
    OCLC/WorldCa233810363

    Buy Folk Medicine: A New England Almanac of Natural Health Care from a Noted Vermont Country Doctor Reprint by Jarvis, D C (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). - Books for kids set in the Caribbean with a backdrop of island culture. See more ideas about Kids set, Books, Caribbean pins.

    Jarvis's book Folk Medicine: A Vermont Doctor's Guide to Good Health was on The New York Times Best Seller list for two years, ultimately selling over one million copies, more than , copies in a single year, and was still in print as of Wrote one reviewer, "Pliny, the ancient Roman originator of the doctrine of signatures, used. The stated purpose of this book is to provide health-care workers with concise information about traditional medicine concepts and practices to help them provide culturally competent care. It is a multi-authored book that contains ten chapters describing health-care traditions throughout the .

      Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.5/5(1). The Uses of Plants in Healing in an Afro-Cuban Religion, Santeria Author(s): George Brandon Source: Journal of Black Studies, Vol. 22, No. 1, African Aesthetics in Nigeria and the Diaspora (Sep., ), pp. and Afro-Caribbean folk medicine, where the belief that the body.


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texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Afro-Caribbean folk medicine by Laguerre, Michel S. Publication date Topics Blacks -- Caribbean Area -- Folklore, Healing -- Caribbean Area, Traditional medicine -- Caribbean AreaPages: Description: This pioneering work is multi-disciplinary in approach as it examines the rich folk medicine of Jamaican.

The authors analyse the historical and linguistic aspects of folk medicine, Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine book on their research, extensive fieldwork and interviews. Book: Afro-Caribbean folk medicine. + pp. Abstract: The book contains chapters on the evolution of slave medicine; transmission of folk medicine knowledge; the practitioners; the body, blood and illness; faith by: DOI: / Corpus ID: Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine @inproceedings{LaguerreAfroCaribbeanFM, title={Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine}, author={Michel.

Afro‐Caribbean Folk Medicine. Michel Laguerre. Ruth Wilson. Africana Studies Department Rutgers University. Search for more papers by this author. and you may need to create a new Wiley Online Library account. Request Username.

Can't sign in. Forgot your username. Enter your email address below and we will send you your username. Email Author: Ruth Wilson. Secret Doctors Book Summary: Based on an ethnographic study of the traditional medicine of African Americans in the rural southern United States, this work concentrates on the original Louisiana Territory, with its Native and African American indigenous traditions, and the French migration and Black Haitian freed and enslaved population influx during the s and s.

Afro-Caribbean folk medicine. South Hadley, Massachusetts: Bergin & Garvey, (OCoLC) Online version: Laguerre, Michel S.

Afro-Caribbean folk medicine. South Hadley, Massachusetts: Bergin & Garvey, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michel S Laguerre. Afro‐Caribbean Folk Medicine. Michel S. Laguerre. Massachusetts: Bergin & Garvey Publishers, viii+ pp., map, figure, photos, appendices, bibliography, index.

$ (cloth), $ (paper). ISBN 0‐‐‐9, ISBN 0‐‐ ‐: Annette Araújo. This book is by a Vermont doctor who looks into the folk medicine used by people in Vermont.

He basically takes the folk medicine practice and explains scientifically why it works. He backs up his study by discussing patients and how they were cured using the folk medicine.4/5.

I was fortunate to have three solid sources of information on herbs in Haiti: Laguerre's Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine, Colon's Traditional Use of Medicinal Plants in the Province of Pedernales, Santo Domingo, and Jordan's Voodoo Medicine.

I used Kloss's Back to Eden and Santillo's Natural Healing with Herbs for my American source books. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Folk medicine by D.

Jarvis,Holt edition, in English - [1st ed.] Folk medicine ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 3. Get the book. The Earthwise Herbal, Volumes 1 and 2 by Matthew Wood.

One of the most thorough resources on herbal materia medica available anywhere, The Earthwise Herbal details historical use of many herbs and includes Wood’s personal experiences in working with the herbs in his clinical practice.

Volume One focuses on Old World, European plants, while Volume Two. Afro‐Caribbean Folk Medicine. Michel Laguerre Afro‐Caribbean Folk Medicine.

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Laguerre M. Afro-Caribbean Folk Medicine. South Hadley, MA: Bergin and Garvey Publishers; Fuentes V. Plants in Afro-Cuban Religions. In: Hammer K, Esquivel M, Knüpffer H, editor. " y tienen faxones y fabas muy diversos de los nuestros " Origin, Evolution and Diversity of Cuban Plant Genetic Resources.

Vol. by:   A book I highly recommend, that is not on specifically on indigenous healing, but is an excellent resource for persons in the healing professions is "Ethics of Caring: Honoring the Web of Life in Our Professional Healing Relationships by Kylea Taylor and Jack Kornfield." It is easy to read and addresses ethical issues such as power imbalance, money, sex, spirituality, Author: Curanderismo, The Healing Art of Mexico.Abstract.

Academic interest and knowledge of folk healing have come a long way in the half century since Erwin Ackerknecht described “primitive medicine” as “primarily magico-religious, utilizing a few rational elements.” 1 Through the studies of anthropologists, pharmacologists, health-related professionals, and a range of informed researchers, we today acknowledge the Cited by: 3.