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Author Schoepflin, Rennie B.

Title Christian Science on trial [electronic resource] : religious healing in America / Rennie B. Schoepflin.

Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 301 p. : ill.
Series Medicine, science, and religion in historical context
Medicine, science, and religion in historical context.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-292) and index.
Contents 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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Christian Science -- History.
Medicine -- Religious aspects -- Christian Science -- History.
Medical care -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0801877679
0801870577 (alk. paper)

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