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Published February, 2018
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Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
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Published October, 2016
By Regina Woods and David E. Rogers
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Regina Woods, just weeks before her fourteenth birthday, contracted polio. Within a few days, she was paralyzed from the neck down, unable even to breathe by herself. What is most profound about this book is that--while it is an account of catastrophic loss--there is so much triumph in it.

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Published October, 2016
By Dorene O'Hara
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Published December, 2015
By Harrison M. Berry, Jr., J. Arthur Steitz and Harrison M. Berry
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Published September, 2015
By Peter Piot, Catherine Panter-Brick and Sharon Alane Abramowitz
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Medical Humanitarianism provides comparative ethnographies of the moral, practical, and policy implications of modern medical humanitarian practice. It offers twelve vivid case studies that challenge readers to reach a more critical and compassionate understanding of humanitarian assistance.

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Published November, 2014
By Geri-Ann Galanti
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Now in its fifth edition, Caring for Patients from Different Cultures provides healthcare workers with a frame of reference for understanding cultural difference and sound alternatives for providing the best possible care to multicultural communities.

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Published June, 2014
By C. Pierce Salguero
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This interdisciplinary study examines the reception of Ayurvedic knowledge and other Indian medical teachings in medieval China through analysis of Buddhist texts, including translations from Indian languages as well as Chinese compositions between the second and ninth centuries.

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Published March, 2014
By Elizabeth W. Mellyn and Elizabeth Walker Mellyn
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Drawing on the rich judicial archives of early modern Florence and its Tuscans domains, Mad Tuscans offers an innovative look at how families and courts of law worked together to forge pragmatic solutions to the range of problems madness introduced to their households.

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Published February, 2013
By Afaf Ibrahim Meleis, Eugenie Ladner Birch and Susan M. Wachter
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This collection of essays, written by urban planners, scholars, medical practitioners, and activists, examines the impact of urban living on the well-being of women and girls in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the United States.

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Published July, 2011
By Afaf Ibrahim Meleis, Eugenie Ladner Birch and Susan M. Wachter
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This collection of essays, written by urban planners, scholars, medical practitioners, and activists, examines the impact of urban living on the well-being of women and girls in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the United States.

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