Summary: Working Cures explores black health under slavery showing how herbalism, conjuring, midwifery and other African American healing practices became arts of resistance in the antebellum South and invoked conflicts.
Physical Description: xiii, 290 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-279) and index.
ISBN: 0807827096 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807827093 (cloth : alk. paper)
080785378X (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780807853788 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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