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內容簡介

內容簡介 An invaluable resource for students, scholars, and general readers, this highly regarded and widely used social history of medicine and public health in the United States is now available in a third edition. Extensively revised and updated, it includes twenty-one new essays; graphs illustrating the rise in deaths caused by HIV, homicide, and suicide; and a greatly expanded Guide to Further Reading. Entirely new sections on Sickness and Health, Early American Medicine, Therapeutics, the Art of Medicine, and Public Health and Personal Hygiene have been added, supplementing updated sections on the Science of Medicine, Education, the Allied Health Professions, Image and Income, Institutions, Race and Medicine, Epidemics, Public Health Reform, and Public Health and Medical Theory. An introductory essay and a series of historical photographs complement the articles. An invaluable resource for students, scholars, and general readers, this highly regarded and widely used social history of medicine and public health in the United States is now available in a third edition. Extensively revised and updated, it includes twenty-one new essays; graphs illustrating the rise in deaths caused by HIV, homicide, and suicide; and a greatly expanded Guide to Further Reading. Entirely new sections on Sickness and Health, Early American Medicine, Therapeutics, the Art of Medicine, and Public Health and Personal Hygiene have been added, supplementing updated sections on the Science of Medicine, Education, the Allied Health Professions, Image and Income, Institutions, Race and Medicine, Epidemics, Public Health Reform, and Public Health and Medical Theory. An introductory essay and a series of historical photographs complement the articles.

作者介紹

作者介紹 Judith Walzer Leavitt is professor of history of medicine, history of science, and women’s studies and the associate dean for faculty at the medical school, University of Wisconsin–Madison. Her many books include The Healthiest City and Women and Health in America, both also available from the University of Wisconsin Press, and Typhoid Mary. Ronald L. Numbers is William Coleman Professor of the History of Science and Medicine, University of Wisconsin–Madison. His many books include The Creationists, God and Nature, and Caring and Curing.

SICKNESS AND HEALTH IN AMERICA:,Aninvaluableresourceforstudents,scholars,andgeneralreaders,thishighlyregardedandwidelyusedsocialhistoryofmedicineandpublicheal

書名 / SICKNESS AND HEALTH IN AMERICA
簡介 / SICKNESS AND HEALTH IN AMERICA:,Aninvaluableresourceforstudents,scholars,andgeneralreaders,thishighlyregardedandwidelyusedsocialhistoryofmedicineandpublicheal
作者 / LEAVITT, JUDITH WALZER
出版社 / WISCONSIN UNIVERSITY PRESS
誠品26碼 / 2611330636005
ISBN13 / 9780299153243
ISBN10 / 029915324X
EAN / 9780299153243
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裝訂 / 平裝
頁數 / 00600
語言 / 英文