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  • Jüdische Ärztinnen und Ärzte im Nationalsozialismusby Christoph Kopke; Thomas Beddies; Susanne Doetz

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2014; US$ 140.00

    Besides targeting Jewish jurists, from 1933 onward anti-Semitic movement in Germany particulary persecuted Jewish doctors. As a consequence of the ?Law for the Restoration of the Civil Service,? Jewish doctors were fired from public establishments and expelled from universities. This volume examines the history of the disenfranchisement, expulsion,... more...

  • Histories of Health in Southeast Asiaby Tim Harper; Sunil S. Amrith

    Indiana University Press 2014; US$ 24.99

    Health patterns in Southeast Asia have changed profoundly over the past century. In that period, epidemic and chronic diseases, environmental transformations, and international health institutions have created new connections within the region and the increased interdependence of Southeast Asia with China and India. In this volume leading scholars... more...

  • Acupuncture and Chinese Medicineby Charles Buck

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2014; US$ 68.00

    Drawing on his extensive experience and study in the field, Charles Buck presents an authoritative and accessible account of the history of acupuncture and Chinese medicine. The book provides an accurate overview, focussing on the key developments that are of most practical relevance to clinicians of today. more...

  • Aphrodisiacs, Fertility and Medicine in Early Modern Englandby Jennifer Evans

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 90.00

    An investigation into aphrodisiacs challenges pre-conceived ideas about sexuality during this period. more...

  • Ivan Pavlovby Daniel P. Todes

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 29.99

    This is a definitive, deeply researched biography of Russian physiologist Ivan Pavlov (1849-1936) and is the first scholarly biography to be published in any language. The book is Todes's magnum opus, which he has been working on for some twenty years. Todes makes use of a wealth of archival material to portray Pavlov's personality, life, times,... more...

  • Jewish Medical Resistance in the Holocaustby Michael A. Grodin M.D.

    Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 110.00

    Faced with infectious diseases, starvation, lack of medicines, lack of clean water, and safe sewage, Jewish physicians practiced medicine under severe conditions in the ghettos and concentration camps of the Holocaust. Despite the odds against them, physicians managed to supply public health education, enforce hygiene protocols, inspect buildings... more...

  • Melancholiaby Matthew Bell

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 79.00

    A history of melancholy and its significance in Western history and culture. more...

  • Spike Island: The Memory of a Military Hospitalby Philip Hoare

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    This ebook contains a limited number of illustrations. The story of Netley in Southampton ? its hospital, its people and the secret history of the 20th-century. Now with a new afterword uncovering astonishing evidence of Netley's links with Porton Down & experiments with LSD in the 1950s. more...

  • Spike Island: The Memory of a Military Hospitalby Philip Hoare

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    This ebook contains a limited number of illustrations. The story of Netley in Southampton ? its hospital, its people and the secret history of the 20th-century. Now with a new afterword uncovering astonishing evidence of Netley's links with Porton Down & experiments with LSD in the 1950s. more...

  • Soul Made Fleshby Carl Zimmer

    Atria Books 2014; US$ 15.00

    In this unprecedented history of a scientific revolution, award-winning author and journalist Carl Zimmer tells the definitive story of the dawn of the age of the brain and modern consciousness. Told here for the first time, the dramatic tale of how the secrets of the brain were discovered in seventeenth-century England unfolds against a turbulent... more...