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More About the Bricks, or More about the Mortar? Part 2 - Medicine - Straight Bamboo
In Part 1 we explored the cultural differences, Individual vs Group-Identity. Lets now explore how this is connected to our ideas of science and medicine. Analytical vs Relational Science Biomedicine is culturally rooted on the ideas of ‘individualism’. The Western world developed an analytical science that tried to understand things by isolating and identifying their constituent …