Religion and Healing in America

Linda L. Barnes (Editor) Susan S. Sered (Editor)
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Product Details

Price
$59.94
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Publish Date
December 30, 2004
Pages
552
Dimensions
6.14 X 1.41 X 9.24 inches | 1.69 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780195167962
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About the Author

Linda L. Barnes directs the Boston Healing Landscape Project, an institute for the study of religions, medicines, and healing, at Boston University School of Medicine, where she is on the faculty of the Department of Pediatrics. She is a historian, medical anthropologist, and religion scholar whose work bridges these disciplines.Susan S. Sered is the research director of the Religion, Health and Healing Initiative at Harvard University's Center for the Study of World Religions, and Associate Professor of Anthropology at Bar Ilan University in Israel. Her work spans the fields of medical anthropology, religious studies, and gender studies. Sered's award-winning books include Priestess, Mother, Sacred Sister: Religions Dominated by Women (OUP, 1994).