Health Care In The People's Republic Of China: Moving Toward Modernization, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Health Care In The People's Republic Of China

Moving Toward Modernization, 1st Edition

By Marilynn M Rosenthal

Routledge

220 pages

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Paperback: 9780367165901
pub: 2020-03-30
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Description

This book examines how medicine in People's Republic of China is being transformed towards modernization. It describes how traditional health care methods are being selectively integrated with western medicine. .

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. The Barefoot Doctors of China: From Political Creation to Professionalization 2. Political Process and the Integration of Traditional and Western Medicine in the People's Republic of China 3. Rural Health Care Delivery in the People's Republic of China: Is it Equitably Distributed? 4. Family Planning at the Grass Roots: A Diversity of Approaches 5. From Herbal Garden to Assembly Line: The Transformation of a Tradition 6. Modernization and Health Care in the People's Republic of China: An Overview

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies