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Bounding biomedicine : evidence and rhetoric in the new science of alternative medicine / Colleen Derkatch.

Author/Creator:
Derkatch, Colleen, author.
Publication:
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Alternative medicine -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Alternative medicine -- Research -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Medicine -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Alternative medicine.
Alternative medicine -- Research.
Medicine.
United States.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction
1. Evidence, rhetoric, and disciplinary boundaries
2. Patrolling professional borders
3. Scientific methods at the edge of biomedicine
4. Precincts of care in CAM research
5. Professional borders in popular media
Conclusion: boundaries as entry points.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-230) and index.
ISBN:
9780226345840
022634584X
9780226345987
022634598X
OCLC:
915323965