Sam Migliore is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Anthropology at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4L9, having received both his baccalureate and master's degree at that same institution. His MA thesis was entitled, “Mal'uocchiu: The Sicilian-Canadian Evil Eye Complex,” and was completed in 1981. Mr. Migliore's main interests are in medical anthropology, urban, studies, and ... [Show full abstract] ethnic group studies. More specifically, he is interested in folk illnesses and traditional healing among urban ethnic groups. He is currently conducting his doctoral dissertation fieldwork among Sicilian Canadians in southern Ontario, on a project that focuses on medical decision making.