Table of contents for Healing with herbs and rituals : a Mexican tradition / Eliseo "Cheo" Torres ; edited by Timothy L. Sawyer, Jr.

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Contents
Preface to Current Edition	000
Part One. Folk Healers and Folk Healing	000
Chapter One. A Brief History of Curanderismo	000
Chapter Two. The Curandero	000
Chapter Three. Ailments	000
Chapter Four. The Rituals	000
Chapter Five. Folk Beliefs	000
Chapter Six. Don Pedrito Jaramillo	000
Chapter Seven. Niño Fidencio	000
Chapter Eight. Teresita	000
Chapter Nine. Modern Curanderos	000
Chapter Ten. Fusing Traditional and Modern Medicine	000
Chapter Eleven. Further Reading Pertaining to Curanderismo	000
Part Two. Green Medicine: Traditional Mexican-American Herbs and Remedies	000
Chapter Twelve. Green Medicine	000
Chapter Thirteen. A Brief History of Green Medicine	000
Chapter Fourteen. Where to Get the Herbs	000
Chapter Fifteen. Preparing Herbs for Use	000
Chapter Sixteen. A Few Cautions	000
Chapter Seventeen. Important Terms	000
Chapter Eighteen. Keeping Green Medicine Alive	000
Chapter Nineteen. Further Reading Pertaining to Green Medicine	000
Appendix: Spanish Language Listing of Plant Names	000
Glossary of Herbs	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Mexico.
Traditional medicine -- Mexico.
Mexican Americans -- Medicine.
Healers -- Mexico.
Healing -- Mexico.