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By Mervyn C. Alleyne,Arvilla Payne-Jackson

This booklet offers an outline and research of folks drugs in Jamaica, outlining and analysing the entire constituent elements. each one half is the topic of a separate bankruptcy. different chapters set out the historic, social and cultural context of people drugs perform, that is crucial for an figuring out of this tradition. The publication solutions questions about the character of people medication in Jamaica, its ancient tributaries and its dating and interplay with different cultural platforms, resembling faith and language.

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