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Working Cures

Healing, Health, and Power on Southern Slave Plantations

by Sharla M. Fett

  • 301 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Complementary Medicine,
  • History of medicine,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • Social history,
  • Southern States,
  • Plantation life,
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • History: American,
  • Southeastern & South Atlantic states,
  • USA,
  • Slavery,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Medical / History,
  • Healing,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • History,
  • Slaves

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7972807M
    ISBN 10080785378X
    ISBN 109780807853788

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      Based on exhaustive research conducted in various state archives, Working Cures paints a telling picture of how “overwhelmingly white and male in profile, orthodox medical practitioners” interacted with slaves, in a world where slave health was linked to the “economic success” (p. ) of every plantation. Dr.   Working Cures (Hardcover) Healing, Health, and Power on Southern Slave Plantations (Gender and American Culture) By Sharla M. Fett. University of North Carolina Press, , pp. Publication Date: May 6, Other Editions of .

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