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Traditional medicine in the Marshall Islands

Carmen Petrosian-Husa

Traditional medicine in the Marshall Islands

by Carmen Petrosian-Husa

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Published by Republic of the Marshall Islands Historic Preservation Office in Majuro Atoll .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementCarmen C.H.Petrosian-Husa.
SeriesAlele report ;, 2004/1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2005/04333 (G)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 73 p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3458285M
LC Control Number2005391087

Welcome to Traditional Medicine Conference Traditional Medicine organizing committee invites the participants across the globe to attend its annual event "International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Phytochemistry", to be held in Melbourne, Australia during July , TMED-Australia conference is a premier event that will be organized through a series of presentations. The Marshall Islands has a Compact of Free Association with the United States, agreed to in , by which the United States is responsible for defense of the Marshall Islands, rents military bases, and provides financial assistance. The initial agreement was valid for .

The relatively greater U.S. military interests in the Marshall Islands, Northern Marianas, and Palau, however, provided leaders of these districts with the incentive to pursue separate negotiations. In a referendum held in , the voters from the remaining four central districts (Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae) approved the constitution and. Marshallese have been migrating from their remote and beautiful North Pacific archipelago to the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas since the s to earn money, educate their children, and seek medical care. The second-largest U.S. continental population of Marshallese is concentrated in Springdale (Washington and Benton Counties).. Historical Background on the Marshall Islands.

Welcome to Alele Museum and Public Library in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Alele is a non-profit corporation dedicated to preserving the history and conserving the folk arts, traditional skills, historic accounts, oral literature and other traditions of the Republic of the Marshall Islands.   Between and , nearly 20 years before Abon was born, the U.S. detonated 67 nuclear devices in the Marshall Islands that had a cumulative .


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