Epilogue: In pursuit of health: Pragmatic acculturation in everyday life

Quah, Stella R.
December 2008
Health Sociology Review;Dec2008, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p419
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the search of every individual for the fountain of youth which is known as the pragmatic acculturation phenomenon. It states the five interrelated premises that are connected with the sociological analysis of people's pursuit of health across healing system. It also notes that the sociologist's historical interest in the study of health system includes integrative, complementary and alternative medicine.


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