Researchers

DrHab Danuta M. PENKALA-GAWECKA
Associate Professor | Head of Research Group Medical Anthropology
Department of Anthropology and Ethnology
Contact
Collegium Historicum, Uniwersytetu Poznanskiego Street 7, 61-614 Poznan, Poland

+48 618291364


amu.academia.edu
researchgate.net
etnologia.amu.edu.pl
Objects of Research
traditional medicine, spiritual healing, shamanism, Islam, alternative and complementary medicine, biomedicine, professionalisation of healers, health-seeking strategies
Publications
[book] 83-232-1635-5, Medycyna komplementarna w Kazachstanie. Siła tradycji i presja globalizacji [Complementary Medicine in Kazakhstan. The Force of Tradition and Pressure of Globalisation], Wydawnictwo Naukowe UAM, 2006
[article] 10.1080/13648470216338, Korean Medicine in Kazakhstan: Ideas, Practices and Patients, „Anthropology and Medicine”, 9: 3, 2002, p. 315-336
[article] 10.1080/02634937.2013.771872, Mentally Ill or Chosen by Spirits? ’Shamanic Illness’ and the Revival of Kazakh Traditional Medicine in Post-Soviet Kazakhstan, “Central Asian Survey”, 32: 1, 2013, p. 37-51
[article] 10.1080/13648470.2016.1180582, Risky Encounters with Doctors? Medical Diversity and Health-related Strategies of the Inhabitants of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, “Anthropology and Medicine”, 23: 2, 2016, p. 135-154
[chapter] A ‚Miracle Bed’ and a ‚Second Heart’: Technology and Users of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Context of Medical Diversity in Post-Soviet Kyrgyzstan, ed. C. Brosnan, P. Vuolanto, J.-A. Brodin Danell, Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Knowledge Production and Social Transformation, Cham, 2018, Palgrave Macmillan, p. 139-163
Ongoing Publications
[book] 83-232-1635-5, Medycyna komplementarna w Kazachstanie. Siła tradycji i presja globalizacji [Complementary Medicine in Kazakhstan. The Force of Tradition and Pressure of Globalisation], Wydawnictwo Naukowe UAM, 2006
[article] 10.1080/13648470216338, Korean Medicine in Kazakhstan: Ideas, Practices and Patients, „Anthropology and Medicine”, 9: 3, 2002, p. 315-336
[article] 10.1080/02634937.2013.771872, Mentally Ill or Chosen by Spirits? ’Shamanic Illness’ and the Revival of Kazakh Traditional Medicine in Post-Soviet Kazakhstan, “Central Asian Survey”, 32: 1, 2013, p. 37-51
[article] 10.1080/13648470.2016.1180582, Risky Encounters with Doctors? Medical Diversity and Health-related Strategies of the Inhabitants of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, “Anthropology and Medicine”, 23: 2, 2016, p. 135-154
[chapter] A ‚Miracle Bed’ and a ‚Second Heart’: Technology and Users of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Context of Medical Diversity in Post-Soviet Kyrgyzstan, ed. C. Brosnan, P. Vuolanto, J.-A. Brodin Danell, Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Knowledge Production and Social Transformation, Cham, 2018, Palgrave Macmillan, p. 139-163