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  • Practical Flow Cytometry in Haematologyby Mike Leach; Mark Drummond; Allyson Doig; Pam McKay; Bob Jackson; Barbara J. Bain

    Wiley 2015; US$ 148.50 US$ 128.70

    The analysis of blood, bone marrow and tissue fluid specimens requires a multi-faceted approach with the integration of scientific data from a number of disciplines. No single discipline can operate in isolation or errors will occur. Flow cytometry is in a privileged position in that it can provide rapid analysis of specimens and it is often the first... more...

  • Health and the Modern Homeby Mark Jackson

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 54.95

    Health and the Modern Home explores shifting and contentious debates about the impact of the domestic environment on health in the modern period. Drawing on recent scholarship, Jackson exposes the socio-political context in which the physical and emotional environment of the modern home and family became implicated in the maintenance of health and... more...

  • Allergyby Mark Jackson

    Reaktion Books 2007; US$ 25.00

    Mark Jackson investigates how allergy has become the archetypal ?disease of civilization,? transforming from a fringe malady of the wealthy into one of the greatest medical disorders of the twentieth century. more...

  • Asthma: The Biographyby Mark Jackson

    OUP Oxford 2009; US$ 16.99 US$ 14.61

    The story of asthma stretches from antiquity to the present day, and perceptions of the disease have shifted with time. Mark Jackson describes not only the growing medical understanding of asthma, but shifting cultural views, from artisans' disease to Proust's elegant suffering. Asthma is part of the series, Biographies of Diseases. more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of the History of Medicineby Mark Jackson

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 57.99 US$ 49.87

    In three sections, the Oxford Handbook of the History of Medicine celebrates the richness and variety of medical history around the world. It explores medical developments and trends in writing history according to period, place, and theme. more...

  • The History of Medicineby Mark Jackson

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 7.99

    In a world burdened by chronic conditions and mutating viruses, with a health service strained to its limits, the history of medicine challenges our understanding of what it means to be healthy. By illuminating the ailments and methods of the past, our own dilemmas about medical practice and policy can be put into a new perspective. Esteemed historian... more...

  • Stress in Post-War Britainby Mark Jackson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    In the years following World War II the health and well-being of the nation was of primary concern to the British government. The essays in this collection examine the relationship between health and stress in post-war Britain through a series of carefully connected case studies. more...

  • The Age of Stressby Mark Jackson

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 64.99 US$ 55.89

    An exploration of the history of scientific studies of stress in the modern world. Reveals how the science that legitimates and fuels current anxieties about stress has been shaped by a wide range of socio-political and cultural, as well as biological, factors: stress is both a condition and a metaphor. more...

  • The Routledge History of Diseaseby Mark Jackson

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The Routledge History of Disease draws on innovative scholarship in the history of medicine to explore the challenges involved in writing about health and disease throughout the past and across the globe, presenting a varied range of case studies and perspectives on the patterns, technologies and narratives of disease that can be identified in... more...

  • Microfabrication and Nanomanufacturingby Mark J. Jackson

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 194.95

    Nanotechnology, seen as the next leap forward in the industrial revolution, requires that manufacturers develop processes that revolutionize the way small products are made. Microfabrication and Nanomanufacturing focuses on the technology of fabrication and manufacturing of engineering materials at these levels. The book provides an overview of... more...