Modernization of medical care in Korea (1876-1990)
1999 (English)In: SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, Vol. 49, no 4, 543-550 p.Other (Other scientific)
This article explores the modernization of traditional Korean medicine in an attempt to answer why Korea has a dual system of professionalized care, and argues that the dual system has been shaped by conflicts between herbal doctors and Western-trained d
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PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD , 1999. Vol. 49, no 4, 543-550 p.
modernization; traditional Korean medicine; herbal doctors; western medicine in Korea
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-60254OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-60254DiVA: diva2:88165
Addresses: Son AHK, Univ Uppsala, Dept Econ Hist, Box 513, S-75120 Uppsala, Sweden. Univ Uppsala, Dept Econ Hist, S-75120 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-17