Book ID: CBB000110623

Science, medicine and culture in inter-war Britain (2000)


Lawrence, Christopher (Editor)
Mayer, Anna-K. (Editor)


Publication Date: 2000
Physical Details: iii + 316 pp., illus., bibl., index
Language: English

Description Contents: Christopher Lawrence, Edward Jenner's jockey boots and the great tradition in English medicine 1918-1939; Anna-K. Mayer, “A combative sense of duty”: Englishness and the scientists; Abigail Beach, Potential for participation: Health centres and the idea of citizenship c. 1920-1940; Mathew Thomson, Constituting citizenship: Mental deficiency, mental health and human rights in inter-war Britain; Rhodri Hayward, The biopolitics of Arthur Keith and Morley Roberts; Lesley A. Hall, “Not a domestic utensil but a woman and a citizen”: Stella Browne on women, health and society.

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Authors & Contributors
Horstman, Klasien
Jackson, Mark
Hardy, Anne Irmgard
Wright, David
Houston, R. A.
Sheard, S.
Social History of Medicine
Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
Asclepio: Archivo Iberoamericano de Historia de la Medicina
Endeavour: Review of the Progress of Science
Women's History Review
Social Studies of Science
Erasmus Publishing
Manchester University Press
Clarendon Press
Medicine and society
Mental disorders and diseases
Public health
Disease and diseases
Keith, Arthur
Great Britain
United States
20th century, early
19th century
18th century
20th century
17th century

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