Ethical quandaries in spiritual healing and herbal medicine: A critical analysis of the morality of traditional medicine advertising in southern African urban societies

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Mawere Munyaradzi (2011)
  • Publisher: African Field Epidemiology Network
  • Journal: The Pan African Medical Journal, volume 10 (issn: 1937-8688, eissn: 1937-8688)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.11604/pamj.2011.10.6.1030, pmc: PMC3282931
  • Subject: herbal | R5-920 | traditional medicine | Advertising | healing | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | morality | Medicine (General) | Essay | spiritual | Keyword Advertising | southern Africa

This paper critically examines the morality of advertising by practitioners in spiritual healing and herbal medicine heretofore referred to as traditional medicine, in southern African urban societies. While the subject of traditional medicine has been heavily contested... View more
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