Book ID: CBB000102078

Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever (2001)


Hellman, Hal (Author)

John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 2001
Physical Details: xii + 237 pp., bibl., index
Language: English

Description Overviews of 10 cases showing the struggle of discovery: Harvey versus Primrose, Riolan, and the Anatomists; Galvani versus Volta; Semmelweis versus the Viennese medical establishment; Bernard versus chemists, physicians, and antivivisectionists; Pasteur versus Liebig, Pouchet, and Koch; Golgi versus Rámon y Cajal; Freud versus Moll, Breuer, and Jung; Sabin versus Salk; Franklin versus Wilkins; and Gallo versus Montagnier.

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Review Dröscher, Ariane (2003) Review of "Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever". History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences (p. 109). unapi

Review Weisse, Allen B. (2002) Review of "Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever". Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences (p. 93). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Pandey, Poonam
Mutalik, Gururaj
Gershon, Ariel
Tillu, Girish
Patwardhan, Bhushan
Wyn Jones, Gareth
Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
Nazariyat: İslam Felsefe ve Bilim Tarihi Araştırmaları Dergisi (Journal for the History of Islamic Philosophy and Sciences)
Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
Journal of the History of the Neurosciences
Journal of the History of Dentistry
Universidad de Huelva (Spain)
University of Texas at Austin
Rowman & Littlefield
Oxford University Press
Imperial College Press
Greenwood Publishing Group
Discovery in medicine
Controversies and disputes
Disease and diseases
Science and technology studies (STS)
Cancer; tumors
Waksman, Selman Abraham
Koch, Robert
Sutherland, Earl W.
Pryce, Daniel Merlin
Paracelsus, Theophrast von Hohenheim
Morton, William Thomas Green
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
20th century, late
20th century, early
19th century
United States

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