The Land of Milk and Barley: Medicinal Plants, Staple Foods, and Discourses of Subjectivity in Rgyalthang
Soundings in Tibetan Medicine: Anthropological and Historical Perspectives
Sociology & Anthropology
This collection of studies on the anthropology and history of Tibetan medicine provides fascinating new insights into both dynamic developments and historical continuities in medical knowledge and practice that have been manifest in a range of traditional and contemporary Tibetan societies.
“The Land of Milk and Barley: Medicinal Plants, Staple Foods, and Discourses of Subjectivity in Rgyalthang” in Mona Schrempf (ed) Soundings in Tibetan Medicine: Historical and Anthropological Perspectives. Leiden: Brill Publishers. 2007.