Magic and Medicine : Man into Woman and Anthropology . / Armstrong, Timothy.

Man into Woman: A scholarly edition. ed. / Pamela Caughie; Sabine Meyer. London : Bloomsbury, 2018. p. 245-253.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Forthcoming

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Magic and Medicine : Man into Woman and Anthropology . / Armstrong, Timothy.

Man into Woman: A scholarly edition. ed. / Pamela Caughie; Sabine Meyer. London : Bloomsbury, 2018. p. 245-253.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Armstrong, T 2018, Magic and Medicine: Man into Woman and Anthropology . in P Caughie & S Meyer (eds), Man into Woman: A scholarly edition. Bloomsbury, London, pp. 245-253.

APA

Armstrong, T. (Accepted/In press). Magic and Medicine: Man into Woman and Anthropology . In P. Caughie, & S. Meyer (Eds.), Man into Woman: A scholarly edition (pp. 245-253). London: Bloomsbury.

Vancouver

Armstrong T. Magic and Medicine: Man into Woman and Anthropology . In Caughie P, Meyer S, editors, Man into Woman: A scholarly edition. London: Bloomsbury. 2018. p. 245-253

Author

Armstrong, Timothy. / Magic and Medicine : Man into Woman and Anthropology . Man into Woman: A scholarly edition. editor / Pamela Caughie ; Sabine Meyer. London : Bloomsbury, 2018. pp. 245-253

BibTeX

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