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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Papua New Guinea.

Subjects:

  • Huli (Papua New Guinea people) -- Medicine.,
  • Huli (Papua New Guinea people) -- Medical care.,
  • Medical anthropology -- Papua New Guinea.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementStephen Frankel.
SeriesCambridge studies in social anthropology ;, 62, Cambridge studies in social anthropology ;, no. 62.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU740.42 .F73 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 201 p. :
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2713293M
ISBN 100521325242
LC Control Number86006170

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