Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items

  • Keywords: pharmacopoeia x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Introduction

MICHAEL M. LASKIER and YAACOV LEV

in The Convergence of Judaism and Islam: Religious, Scientific, and Cultural Dimensions

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036496
eISBN:
9780813041810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036496.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This first chapter defines the methodological concept of “convergence,” analyzes the fundamentals of Judeo-Muslim coexistence from the days of the Prophet Muhammad until the early modern period, and ... More


Pharmacopoeias for the Hospital and the Shop: Al-Dustur al-bimaristani and Minhaj al-dukkan

Leigh N. Chipman

in The Convergence of Judaism and Islam: Religious, Scientific, and Cultural Dimensions

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036496
eISBN:
9780813041810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036496.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines two thirteenth-century pharmacopoeias, the first written by Jewish Karaite physician Abu al-Fadl Dawud ibn Sulayman ibn Abi al-Bayan al-Isra'ili and the second by the ... More


Healin’ da Sick, Raisin’ da Daid: Hoodoo as Health Care, Root Doctors, Midwives, Treaters

Katrina Hazzard-Donald

in Mojo Workin': The Old African American Hoodoo System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037290
eISBN:
9780252094460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037290.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines Hoodoo as health care and the role of the African American midwife in the old tradition black belt Hoodoo complex. Scholarship has totally overlooked a discussion of traditional ... More


Home Grown: Marijuana and the Origins of Mexico's War on Drugs

Isaac Campos

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835388
eISBN:
9781469601809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882689_campos
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book combines wide-ranging archival research with the latest scholarship on the social and cultural dimensions of drug-related behavior in this telling of marijuana's remarkable history in ... More


Weeds in the Garden

Robert A. Voeks

in The Ethnobotany of Eden: Rethinking the Jungle Medicine Narrative

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226547718
eISBN:
9780226547855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226547855.003.0005
Subject:
Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

The jungle medicine narrative necessarily locates prospective miracle-cure drug plants in pristine forested habitats, the principal object of environmentalist concern. But if plant pharmacopoeias ... More


View: