Ayurveda Made Modern: Political Histories of Indigenous Medicine in North India, 1900-1955

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    This book explores the ways in which Ayurveda, the oldest medical tradition of the Indian subcontinent, was transformed from a composite of 'ancient' medical knowledge into a 'modern' medical system, suited to the demands posed by apparatuses of health developed in late colonial India.

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    Number of Pages: 232
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9780230284555
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    Listed in: Social & cultural history, Colonialism & imperialism, Health systems & services
    Publisher: PALGRAVE MACMILLAN

    Books by Rachel Berger

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