June 5, 2014 9:43 AM
The project investigates the dialectics of the negotiation, shaping and practice between different medical knowledge systems in eighteenth century Western Europe with a special focus on Norway.
June 5, 2014 9:42 AM
The sub-project compares the attempted institutionalization of two alternative practices of mind-body medicine in Norway in recent history and contemporary culture meditation/mindfulness and shamanism.
June 5, 2014 9:40 AM
This sub-project studies medical cultures connected to bathing in thermal waters in France and North Africa in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
June 5, 2014 9:39 AM
June 5, 2014 9:38 AM
This sub-project investigates the reception and implementation of the Aṣṭāṅgahṛdaya of Vāgbhaṭa in India, Tibet and later Mongolia.
June 5, 2014 9:37 AM
The project probes the interface between conventional biomedicine, traditional medicine (TM) and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and investigates the use of traditional knowledge about medicinal culinary plants in different Mediterranean countries.