TITLE

Chiropractors struggle with change

AUTHOR(S)
Carter, J. Ronald
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Mar2005, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on developments in the chiropractic profession in Canada. Major historical obstacles blocking change in the profession; Story that illustrates the chiropractic scenario; Conflicting epistemologies listed by chiropractic historian Joseph Keating as adapted by chiropractors; Struggles of chiropractors.
ACCESSION #
16913699

 

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