Chinese Medicine Men: A Unique View on Globalization in China from the 19th to the early 20th century

Kelsey Brooke Burhans


This academic paper reviews and expands on arguments made in Chinese Medicine Men, a book by Sherman Cochran that explores the influence of Western-led globalization on consumer culture in China from the late 19th century to the early-to-mid 20th century.




Sherman Cochran, Chinese Medicine Men: Conumer Culture in China and Southeast Asia (Cambridge, Mass., and London, England): Harvard University Press, 2006).

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