Healing, medical power and the poor: contests in tribal India
Hardiman, David. (2007) Healing, medical power and the poor: contests in tribal India. Economic and Political Weekly, 42 (16). pp. 1404-1408. ISSN 0012-9976Full text not available from this repository.
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A recent workshop in Surat on access to healing and medical intervention for tribal people brought together academics, grassroots workers and activists and revealed deteriorating traditional systems and inadequate and/or exploitative state and private interventions for these communities. Rather than exoticising and romanticising tribal communities, it is their pauperisation that needs to be addressed and remedied.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > D History (General)|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Economic and Political Weekly|
|Publisher:||The Economic and Political Weekly|
|Official Date:||21 April 2007|
|Page Range:||pp. 1404-1408|
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