Recommended read: Wisdom Engaged

Recommended read: Wisdom Engaged

This week we're recommending Wisdom Engaged: Traditional Knowledge for Northern Community Well-being edited by Leslie Main Johnson.

From the publisher:

Wisdom Engaged demonstrates how traditional knowledge, Indigenous approaches to healing, and the insights of Western bio-medicine can complement each other when all voices are heard in a collaborative effort to address changes to Indigenous communities’ well-being. In this collection, voices of Elders, healers, physicians, and scholars are gathered in an attempt to find viable ways to move forward while facing new challenges. Bringing these varied voices together provides a critical conversation about the nature of medicine; a demonstration of ethical commitment; and an example of building successful community relationships.

Visit the Library and borrow this book today! E98.M4 W57 2019

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