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Imperial Bodies in London : Empire, Mobility, and the Making of British Medicine, 1880-1914

Title
Imperial Bodies in London : Empire, Mobility, and the Making of British Medicine, 1880-1914
ISBN
9780822988441
9780822946861
Publication
: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2021.
Manufacture
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2021
Copyright Notice Date
©2021.
Physical Description
1 online resource (272 pages).
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Project MUSE complete collection 2021.
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
July 17, 2023
Series
Book collections on Project MUSE.
Sci and Culture in the Nineteenth Century Ser.
Contents
Intro
Contents
Acknowledgments
Prologue. Imperial Bodies in the Museum
Introduction. Medicine and Empire in London
Part I. Disease, Environment, and the Ex-colonial at Home
Chapter 1. The Tropical Invalid's Liver: Climate, Health, and Reacclimatization
Chapter 2. The "Indian Insane's" Brain: Making Sunstroke Insanity
Part II. Networks, Mobility, and Knowing Medicine at a Distance
Chapter 3. Empire of the Eye: Race, Expertise, and the (Im)Mobilities of Cataract Surgery
Chapter 4. "Something in his blood": Patrick Manson's Networks of Tropical Disease
Conclusion. The Cosmopolitanism of Imperial Disease
Notes
Bibliography
Index
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