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A descent into African psychiatry

Joop T. V. M. de Jong

A descent into African psychiatry

by Joop T. V. M. de Jong

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Published by Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam, the Netherlands .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guinea-Bissau,
  • Guinea-Bissau.
    • Subjects:
    • Community mental health services -- Guinea-Bissau.,
    • Traditional medicine -- Guinea-Bissau.,
    • Psychiatry -- Guinea-Bissau.,
    • Guinea-Bissau -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJoop T.V.M. de Jong.
      ContributionsKoninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA790.7.G93 J66 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p. :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1455674M
      ISBN 109068320181
      LC Control Number93110136

      A Descent into African Psychiatry. Joop T. V. M. de Jong. Amsterdam: Royal Trop-ical Institute, pp. $ (pa-per). JOHN M. JANZEN Department of Anthropology University of Kansas, Lawrence This is a two-part work in which the au-thor describes the indigenous health-care system of Guinea-Bissau in West Africa. In: Esman, A. H. (ed) Adolescent psychiatry: The Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry Vol. 25, Hillsdale, NJ: The Analytic Press, pp. 3 – Google Scholar Donaldson, L. () Collaboration strategies for reforming systems of care: A toolkit for community-based action.

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