Table of contents for African American folk healing / Stephanie Mitchem.

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Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
Part I	Historical Paths to Healing 10
1 Stories and Cures: Defining African American Folk Healing 11
2 Healing, the Black Body, and Institutional Medicine: Contexts for Crafting Wellness 44
3 Healing in Place: From Past to Present 71
Part II 	Today?s Healing Traditions 103
4 Healing and Hybridity in the Twenty-first Century 104
5 Healing the Past in the Present 133
6 Religion, Spirituality, and African American Folk Healing 160
7 Hoodoo, Conjure, and Folk Healing 190
Conclusion 221
Notes 227
Bibliography 247
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

African-Americans -- Folklore.
African-Americans -- Medicine.