Doubting Dualisms

Michael L. Dorn, Carla C. Keirns, Vincent J. Del Casino

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Companion to Health and Medical Geography
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9781405170031
StatePublished - Nov 11 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • "two traditions" of medical geography
  • American Geographical Society (AGS) and first world atlas of disease
  • Biomedicine or alternative medicine
  • Doubting dualisms
  • Genealogy and medical geography
  • Geographical epidemiology or health systems planning
  • Health geography (or geographies of health)
  • Human ecology or social engineering
  • Spatial analysis of diffusion or place integration
  • Spatial analytic medical geographer and public health planner role reprisal

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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Dorn, M. L., Keirns, C. C., & Del Casino, V. J. (2009). Doubting Dualisms. In A Companion to Health and Medical Geography (pp. 55-78). Wiley-Blackwell.