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How do we know? a reflection on theoretical thinking in traditional African medicine by David T. Okpako

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Published by Nigerian Academy of Science in [Lagos] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Physician and patient,
  • Philosophy,
  • Traditional medicine

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby David Okpako
ContributionsNigerian Academy of Science
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR727.3 .O367 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. ;
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25007200M
LC Control Number2004377133

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