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Introduction: Mercurial Assemblages and Analytical Bricolage

Chapter 1. Chinese Medicine Unbound
Chapter 2. From Imaginative Geography to Collective Lobotomy
Chapter 3. Power in Technique and Techniques of Power
Chapter 4. Making Sense and Sensation
Chapter 5. Heat, Health, and the Experienced Environment
Chapter 6. Of Nutrients and Nourishment
Chapter 7. Positionality, Power, and the Politics of Representation

Glossary of Transliterated Mandarin Chinese Terms


Capturing Quicksilver

The Position, Power, and Plasticity of Chinese Medicine in Singapore

Arielle A. Smith

324 pages, 20 illus., bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-78533-794-9 Hb Published (May 2018)

eISBN 978-1-78533-795-6 eBook