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Traumatic Pasts: History, Psychiatry, and Trauma in the Modern Age, 1870–1930

Traumatic Pasts

History, Psychiatry, and Trauma in the Modern Age, 1870–1930

Cambridge University Press (2001)
US$34.00

The essays in this book trace the origins of ongoing heated debates regarding trauma.

Abortion, Doctors and the Law: Some Aspects of the Legal Regulation of Abortion in England from 1803 to 1982

Abortion, Doctors and the Law

Some Aspects of the Legal Regulation of Abortion in England from 1803 to 1982

Cambridge University Press (2002)
US$46.00

This book focusses on the evolution of the law and medical practice of abortion in England.

The Renaissance Notion of Woman: A Study in the Fortunes of Scholasticism and Medical Science in European Intellectual Life

The Renaissance Notion of Woman

A Study in the Fortunes of Scholasticism and Medical Science in European Intellectual Life

Cambridge University Press (1983)
US$34.00

This study of the world of scholarship and scholarly texts in the Renaissance, the so-called...

Patients and Practitioners: Lay Perceptions of Medicine in Pre-industrial Society

Patients and Practitioners

Lay Perceptions of Medicine in Pre-industrial Society

Cambridge University Press (2003)
US$54.00

The essays in this volume provide an unusual historical perspective on the experience of illness.

Public Health in Papua New Guinea: Medical Possibility and Social Constraint, 1884–1984

Public Health in Papua New Guinea

Medical Possibility and Social Constraint, 1884–1984

Donald Denoon, Kathleen Dugan and 1 more...
Cambridge University Press (2002)
US$29.00

A study of institutional medicine, medical practice and health care in colonial Papua New Guinea.

Mission and Method: The Early Nineteenth-Century French Public Health Movement

Mission and Method

The Early Nineteenth-Century French Public Health Movement

Cambridge University Press (1992)
US$42.00

This book argues that the french led the way in the nineteenth-century public health movement.

Charitable Knowledge: Hospital Pupils and Practitioners in Eighteenth-Century London

Charitable Knowledge

Hospital Pupils and Practitioners in Eighteenth-Century London

Cambridge University Press (1996)
US$58.00

Charitable Knowledge explores the formation of the teaching hospital in eighteenth-century London.

Morbid Appearances: The Anatomy of Pathology in the Early Nineteenth Century

Morbid Appearances

The Anatomy of Pathology in the Early Nineteenth Century

Cambridge University Press (2002)
US$54.00

A detailed account of the rise of pathological anatomy in France and England.

Quality and Quantity: The Quest for Biological Regeneration in Twentieth-Century France

Quality and Quantity

The Quest for Biological Regeneration in Twentieth-Century France

Cambridge University Press (1990)
US$58.00

This book, first published in 2001, is an account of eugenicists' efforts to improve the inherited...

Science and Empire: East Coast Fever in Rhodesia and the Transvaal

Science and Empire

East Coast Fever in Rhodesia and the Transvaal

Cambridge University Press (1991)
US$45.00

The story of East Coast fever, a lethal disease of cattle, and its scientific study.