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Women healers and physicians: climbing a long hill

1997 ChoiceReviews  
What kinds of conflicts existed in the admittedly heterogeneous culture of thirteenth-century Europe that the woman healer, her skills and practices produced anxiety?  ...  Be of good hope and resolute mind; make peace with God, for deadi will be less fearsome as a result.  ...  Women had always been informal healers within the kinship circle of family and neighbors. Many early housekeeping manuals, such as Mrs. E.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.35-0949 fatcat:yzitnjkwhreqte73tbmnmbm5my

Deep Indexed Active Learning for Matching Heterogeneous Entity Representations [article]

Arjit Jain, Sunita Sarawagi, Prithviraj Sen
2021 arXiv   pre-print
DIAL uses an Index-By-Committee framework, where each committee member learns representations based on powerful transformer models.  ...  We propose DIAL, a scalable active learning approach that jointly learns embeddings to maximize recall for blocking and accuracy for matching blocked pairs.  ...  At the intersection of committee based methods for active learning, and deep learning, lies [7] which creates a committee of Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN) based classifiers for Active Learning  ... 
arXiv:2104.03986v1 fatcat:znik6e7lhrhxbjdmeb5tnz5pge

Theoretical Perspective of Traditional Counseling [chapter]

Hector Chiboola
2020 Counseling and Therapy [Working Title]  
Traditional counseling involves a broad perspective that enhances learning for transformation and integration of sociocultural values that are peculiar to each human society.  ...  The term 'counseling' is used to describe a variety of different activities.  ...  When there is failure, or dissatisfaction with a problem resolution at the zone committee level, the matter can be referred to the Chief, who is the final authority.  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.90418 fatcat:hgnbkvnaevcjrjhrxgtixvuypi

Recovery Management and People of Color: Redesigning Addiction Treatment for Historically Disempowered Communities

William L. White, Mark Sanders
2008 Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly  
of recovery within which individual recoveries can be anchored and nourished; a proactive, hope-based approach to recovery engagement; the inclusion of indigenous healers and institutions with the RM  ...  color have been ill-served by acute care models of treating severe alcohol and other drug (AOD) problems that define the source of these problems in idiopathic (biopsychological) terms and promote their resolution  ...  Any errors of perception or omission in these pages stand as testimony that this learning is, and will Acknowledgements: Work on this paper was supported by the Behavioral Health Recovery Management project  ... 
doi:10.1080/07347320802072198 fatcat:6fjlhhx44fflzk4wkqnj7reode

Becoming Asustado (Scared): An Ethnographic Contribution to a Transdisciplinary Approach to Children's Health and Development

Carolina Remorini, María Laura Palermo
2020 Global Journal of Medical Research  
We intentionally selected 15 cases elaborated based on 55 semi-structured interviews with 15 women, between 25 and 55 years old, all caregivers of children under 6 years old.  ...  Our results show that susto (fright) serves as an explanation for those people who do not fit with cultural expectations about their phenotype and social performance.  ...  We want to thank all women interviewed for sharing their knowledge with us and for their cooperation and warm hospitality during our fieldwork.  ... 
doi:10.34257/gjmrkvol20is1pg9 fatcat:nb32hevpfbahlgv2alpa35di4y

Comparing Three Measures of Depressive Symptoms among American Indian Adolescents

Thrane
2004 Monografi: ISSN 1046-7750  
While 46% of families had previously used traditional healing, only 29% sought traditional healing for asthma.  ...  The use of traditional healing for asthma is influenced by beliefs about the disease and factors specific to the individual, including their local social, economic, and cultural context.  ...  The relative importance of these factors differed somewhat based on whether or not the family used a healer at all, either for asthma or other diseases.  ... 
doi:10.5820/aian.1103.2004.20 fatcat:lfqizh3cjffjnlsjtagmebesma

Patterns in Professional Roles: Sustainability Narratives

Susan E. Mate
2014 Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society  
It is hoped the present work offers some fruit for consideration.  ...  However, business students continue to be taught classic commercial business principles that predominately value profit and performance, resulting in a significant skill shortage for businesses embracing  ...  In other words, "organizational learning considers that the capacity of the organization to improve the performance based on experience and activity (Dibella et al., 1996; Zollo and Winter, 2002) and  ... 
doi:10.5840/iabsproc20142527 fatcat:z4qpfj2vejcphipajko5ydh7jq

Towards efficient and effective entity resolution for high-volume and variable data [article]

Xiao Chen, Universitäts- Und Landesbibliothek Sachsen-Anhalt, Martin-Luther Universität, Gunter Saake
2020
Existing committee-based active learning approaches for ER to reduce human labeling costs cannot provide balanced and informative initial training data and compromise the accuracy of their committees to  ...  Entity Resolution (ER), as a process to identify records that refer to the same realworld entity, faces challenges that big data has brought to it.  ...  They form their committees with several classifiers, which  ... 
doi:10.25673/35204 fatcat:ejgdps6glndmxjagwq5sq3hy74

Nature andDynamics of Health Culture: A Sociological Examination on the Changing Health Seeking Behavior and Medical Pluralism of the Rural Population in South Karnataka, India

Dr. D.C. NANJUNDA
2019 Zenodo  
Thesis Submitted to Srinivas University, Mangalore (India) in Partial Fulfillment for the Award of the Degree of Doctor of Letters (D.Litt) in Sociology  ...  Fig 176 Regarding functioning of village health and sanitation committee 16% of them said committee is doing good while 8% of them said committee is doing somewhat ok and 28% of them said committee work  ...  Sometime rationale for choosing a particular type of treatment/healer will be based on the suggestions given by some other people who were a victim for the same problem.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2817254 fatcat:luclpa5lxrdm7fx6opuvosugmq

DISTINGUISHING THE ROLE OF SUFI SAINTS IN COMMUNITY RESILIENCE TO VIOLENT EXTREMISM IN SINDH

Dr Nabi Bakhsh Narejo
2021 Zenodo  
The teachings of Bhittae, Sachal and Qalandar are instrumental learning for the common people from various communities.  ...  The Music, kalam, rhythm and dance are the key medium of the sufi saints having healing spiritual powers for followers.  ...  (Homeland Security Committee, 2016) .  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5854571 fatcat:igztc7bw4zhwzmyprp7gibut5e

Biocultural Community Protocols: Dialogues on the Space Within

Kabir Sanjay Bavikatte, Daniel Robinson, Maria Julia Oliva
2015 IK. Other ways of knowing  
While we do not see community protocols as a panacea for the rights of indigenous peoples and local communities, we have seen them act as an IK: Other Ways of Knowing Vol. 1, No. 2 2 important step towards  ...  in any biodiversity-based research and development activities.  ...  to self-realization and the principle of integration of all such entities in a common framework of interrelationships based on agreed values.'  ... 
doi:10.18113/p8ik159704 fatcat:td5izihq3rcprbdl6qg4mrzjhi

Mental health care for children and adolescents worldwide: a review

Helmut Remschmidt, Myron Belfer
2005 World Psychiatry  
This paper reviews the epidemiology of these problems as a basis for planning of services; the situation of mental health services for children and adolescents in the various regions of the world; the  ...  It is concluded that old myths, treatments and policies are no longer to be tolerated and that there is now the opportunity to develop and implement evidence-based interventions, modern training programs  ...  Informal systems include those provided by families and their support network, but also natural healers and faith-based organizations.  ... 
pmid:16633533 pmcid:PMC1414760 fatcat:oale6qbpgnaqvo3koccfzdsxpu

Commercial viability of conservation and social forestry outreach nurseries in South Africa

J. Botha, E. T. F. Witkowski, J. Cock
2007 Agroforestry Systems  
Traditional healers could not afford the prices asked for plants.  ...  Six nurseries aimed to implement greening activities either through their own efforts at local level or by supplying trees to implementing organisations responsible for regional or national greening iv  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The National Research Foundation (NRF2047368 and NRF2053690) and the University of the Witwatersrand are gratefully acknowledged for funding this research.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10457-007-9042-0 fatcat:wyu6ogv57vgyplefssjttdd46e

Abstracts of the 10th International Aphasia Rehabilitation Conference 24–26 July, 2002, Brisbane

2002 Brain Impairment  
This is true for counselling as well as for more direct forms of intervention. It is the contention of this paper that our understanding of the learning process is both incomplete and outdated.  ...  I ntervention in aphasia is largely a matter of skilled application of learning principles to guide and assist in recovery.  ...  Both participants were permanent residents of a facility caring for individuals with a variety of physical and cognitive disabilities and had resided there for several years.  ... 
doi:10.1375/brim.3.2.140 fatcat:ww4yw6tvhbc65alnf3lcvhei7u

Erratum for the Perspective: "Mathematical models for emerging disease" by A. Dobson

2014 Science  
Acknowledgments We are particularly grateful to Zhu Chen, vice-chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China for inspiring us to undertake this  ...  for this special feature.  ...  Until the mid-1990s, virtually all treatments for malaria were molecular entities based on the terpenoid structure of the Cinchona Materials that appear in this section were not reviewed or assessed by  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.aaa4792 fatcat:cn6eyhpxfbbqbhxw2tjlwz43fm
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