Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.
301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Medicine, science, and religion in historical context.
Formatted Contents Note
The world of Christian Science healers Mary Baker Eddy: patient, healer, teacher Becoming a practitioner and teacher "Occasions for hope": patients and practitioners Separating "true" Scientists from "pseudo" Scientists Christian Science healers and the world Physicians debate Christian Science Therapeutic choice or religious liberty? Public health and the protection of children Century of promise then peril.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -292) and index.