NEW: Chinese Medicine in East Africa (Berghahn Books)

Sean Andersson

*With apologies for cross-posting*


Berghahn Books is delighted to announce the publication in hardback and ebook of Chinese Medicine in East Africa: An Intimacy with Strangers, by Elisabeth Hsu.


Based on fieldwork conducted in urban East Africa between 2001-2008, it explores the patients, practitioners and paraprofessionals doing Chinese medicine during this early period of renewed China-Africa relations.


Along with a fuller description and table of contents, the complete Introduction can be downloaded from


If you are interested in reviewing this book for a relevant journal an electronic review copy can be requested here. To recommend it to your library, use this form.  


If you would like any further information please don't hesitate to contact me.


Kind regards,


Sean Andersson

Assistant Marketing Manager

Berghahn Books

3 Newtec Place, Magdalen Road

Oxford OX4 1RE, UK

Email: sean.andersson@...

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