Bulletin of the History of Medicine

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Psychiatry on a Shoestring: West Africa and the Global Movements of Deinstitutionalization13
Spectacles of Difference: The Racial Scripting of Epidemic Disparities7
Epidemic Time: Thinking from the Sickbed7
What Is an Epidemic? AIDS in Historical Perspective6
Introduction: Reimagining Epidemics5
Epidemics Have Lost the Plot5
Skin and Disease in Early Modern Medicine: Jan Jessen's De cute, et cutaneis affectibus (1601)4
Acupuncture Anesthesia on American Bodies: Communism, Race, and the Cold War in the Making of “Legitimate” Medical Science4
Phantom Menace: Dengue and Yellow Fever in Asia4
The Dramaturgy of Epidemics4
In Sickness and in Health: Expert Discussions on Abortion Indications, Risks, and Patient-Doctor Relationships in Postwar Poland4
Revisiting "What Is an Epidemic?" in the Time of COVID-19: Lessons from the History of Latin American Public Health3
Preventing Plague, Bringing Balance: Wildlife Protection as Public Health in the Interwar Union of South Africa3
Blowing Smoke Up Your Arse: Drowning, Resuscitation, and Public Health in Eighteenth-Century Venice3
Looking Sideways: Locating Epidemics and Erasures in South Asia3
White Coats, White Hoods: The Medical Politics of the Ku Klux Klan in 1920s America3
The Crisis of Crisis: Rethinking Epidemics from Hong Kong3
Electroconvulsive Therapy in the Shadow of the Gas Chambers: Medical Innovation and Human Experimentation in Auschwitz2
From “Honeymoon Period” to “Stable Marriage”: The Rise of Management Consultants in British Health Policymaking2
Reconsidering the Dramaturgy2
No Time for Statistics: Joseph Lister's Antisepsis and Types of Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century British Surgery2
What Historians of Medicine Can Learn from Historians of Capitalism2
From Embryotomy to Cesarean: Changes in Obstetric Operatory Techniques in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Urban Brazil2
Epidemics from the Perspective of Professional Nursing: Beyond Germs, Public Health, and Pot Banging2
The Gospel of Wealth and the National Health: The Rockefeller Foundation and Social Medicine in Britain's NHS, 1945–602
St. Luke's Hospice: Prioritizing Comfort, Not Cure, in the Hospital Setting2
Mother Is a Verb: An Unconventional History by Sarah Knott1
Itineraries and Transformations: John of Burgundy's Plague Treatise1
Beyond Imperturbability: The Nineteenth-Century Medical Casebook as Affective Genre1
Viral Networks: Connecting Digital Humanities and Medical History ed. by E. Thomas Ewing and Katherine Randall1
Help Without Hassles: Instituting Community-Based Care for U.S. Veterans after the War in Vietnam1
Stacking the Coffins: Influenza, War and Revolution in Ireland, 1918–19 by Ida Milne1
The Cambridge Companion to Hippocrates ed. by Peter E. Pormann1
War Against Smallpox: Edward Jenner and the Global Spread of Vaccination by Michael Bennett1
Epidemics And Disability1
From Asylum to Prison: Deinstitutionalization and the Rise of Mass Incarceration after 1945 by Anne E. Parsons1
Dead or Alive? Stillbirth Registration, Premature Babies, and the Definition of Life in England and Wales, 1836–19601
Introduction: Reimagining Epidemics1
Disabilities and the Disabled in the Roman World: A Social and Cultural History by Christian Laes1
“Not Just for Doctors Anymore”: How the Merck Manual Became a Consumer Health “Bible”1
“We Belt the World”: Dr. Leslie E. Keeley’s “Gold Cure” and the Medicalization of Addiction in 1890s London1
The Body Populace: Military Statistics and Demography in Europe before the First World War by Heinrich Hartmann1
A Trilingual Medical Compendium from Medieval Oxford, Now in the Collection of the State Library Victoria1
Animals and the Shaping of Modern Medicine: One Health and Its Histories ed. by Abigail Woods et al.1
Translating the Body: Medical Education in Southeast Asia ed. by C. Hans Pols Michele Thompson, and John Harley Warner1
Comment: Toward a History of Health Care: Repositioning the Histories of Nursing and Medicine1
The Neglected Role of Buddhism in the Development of Medicine in Late Imperial China Viewed through the Life and Work of Yu Chang 喻昌 (1585–1664)1
Proteins, Pathologies, and Politics: Dietary Innovation and Disease from the Nineteenth Century ed. by David Gentilcore and Matthew Smith1
The Social and Emotional World of Twentieth-Century Anglo-American Surgery: The James IV Association of Surgeons1
What Is and Was an Epidemic1
In Quest of Justice: Islamic Law and Forensic Medicine in Modern Egypt by Khaled Fahmy1
The Other Milk: Reinventing Soy in Republican China by Jia-Chen Fu1
Los enfermos en la España barroca y el pluralismo médico: espacios, estrategias y actitudes by Carolin Schmitz1
Notes from the Field: Teaching the History of Epidemics in the Midst of the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic1
Keeping Vaccination Simple: Building French Immunization Schedules, 1959–19991
Aborted Dreams and Contested Labors: The Société Royale de Médecine’s 1786 Survey of Midwives1
Migraine: A History by Katherine Foxhall1
"Visceral Consciousness": The Gut-Brain Axis in Sleep and Sleeplessness in Britain and America, 1850–19141
A Modern Contagion: Imperialism and Public Health in Iran's Age of Cholera by Amir A. Afkhami1
Materia medica: Savoirs et usages de médicaments aux époques médiéviales et modernes ed. by Philip Rieder and François Zanetti1
Rest in Pieces: Body Donation in Mid-Twentieth Century America1
The Commerce of Vision: Optical Culture and Perception in Antebellum America by Peter John Brownlee1
The Unconventional Career of Dr. Muriel Bell by Diana Brown1
A Weary Road: Shell Shock in the Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914–1918 by Mark Osborne Humphries, and: Shell-Shock and Medical Culture in First World War Britain by Tracey Loughran1
Smoking Under the Tsars: A History of Tobacco in Imperial Russia by Tricia Starks1
Silent Cells: The Secret Drugging of Captive America by Anthony Ryan Hatch1
Embracing Allied Approaches to Public Health: Luxembourg's Industrial Elites and the Rockefeller Mission against Tuberculosis in France after the First World War1
On the Heels of Ignorance: Psychiatry and the Politics of Not Knowing by Owen Whooley1
“Sisters of a Darker Race”: African American Graduates of the Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1867–19251
Mad Dogs and Other New Yorkers: Rabies, Medicine and Society in an American Metropolis, 1840–1920 by Jessica Wang0
Social Mendelism: Genetics and the Politics of Race in Germany, 1900–1948 by Amir Teicher0
A Contagious Cause: The American Hunt for Cancer Viruses and the Rise of Molecular Medicine by Robin Wolfe Scheffler0
The Poison Trials: Wonder Drugs, Experiment, and the Battle of Authority in Renaissance Science by Alisha Rankin0
Intelligent Love: The Story of Clara Park, Her Autistic Daughter, and the Myth of the Refrigerator Mother by Marga Vicedo0
Vaccine Hesitancy: Public Trust, Expertise, and the War on Science by Maya J. Goldenberg0
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“It Gives the Mother the Best Chance for Her Life”: U.S. Catholic Health Care and the Treatment of Ectopic Pregnancy0
Roads to Health: Infrastructure and Urban Wellbeing in Later Medieval Italy by Guy Geltner0
Nursing the Nation: Building the Nurse Labor Force by Jean C. Whelan0
An Ambulance on Safari: The ANC and the Making of a Health Department in Exile by Melissa Diana Armstrong0
Anxious Times: Medicine and Modernity in Nineteenth-Century Britain by Amelia Bonea et al.0
Heredity under the Microscope: Chromosomes and the Study of the Human Genome by Soraya de Chadarevian0
On Courtroom Dramas and Plot Twists: Typhus in Eighteenth-Century London0
Radical Visions of American Medicine: Politics and Activism in the History of Medicine0
Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present by Frank M. Snowden0
Managing Medical Authority: How Doctors Compete for Status and Create Knowledge by Daniel A. Menchik0
Contagion, Isolation, and Biopolitics in Victorian London by Matthew L. Newsom Kerr0
The Science of Walking: Investigations into Locomotion in the Long Nineteenth Century by Andreas Mayer0
A Miscarriage of Justice: Women's Reproductive Lives and the Law in Early Twentieth-Century Brazil by Cassia Roth0
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A Conjure Woman in Court: African American Conjurers as Health Practitioners and Performative Poisoners in the Post-Emancipation South0
A Hospital of Her Own: British Nurses, Authority, and the Colonial Space in Interwar Palestine and Cyprus0
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Entanglements of Eugenics, Public Health, and Academic Medicine: Reckoning with the Life and Legacies of Victor C. Vaughan0
"Spit Spreads Death: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918–19 in Philadelphia"0
Revisiting the History of Abortion in the Wake of the Dobbs Decision0
Comment: What Historians of Medicine Can Learn from Historians of Capitalism0
A Way of Life: Things, Thought, and Action in Chinese Medicine by Judith Farquhar0
Many Mouths: The Politics of Food in Britain from the Workhouse to the Welfare State by Nadja Durbach0
Bodies in Blue: Disability in the Civil War North by Sarah Handley-Cousins0
Pink and Blue: Gender, Culture, and the Health of Children ed. by Elena Conis, Sandra Eder and Aimee Medeiros0
News and Events0
When the Air Became Important: A Social History of the New England and Lancashire Textile Industries by Janet Greenlees0
Dobbs in Historical Context: The View from Indian Country0
The Colonial Politics of Global Health: France and the United Nations in Postwar Africa by Jessica Lynne Pearson0
Talking Therapy: Knowledge and Power in American Psychiatric Nursing by Kylie Smith0
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The Politics of Disease Control: Sleeping Sickness in Eastern Africa, 1890–1920 by Mari K. Webel0
Radical Medicine: The International Origins of Socialized Health Care in Canada by Esyllt W. Jones0
The African Roots of Marijuana by Chris S. Duvall0
Break on Through: Radical Psychiatry and the American Counterculture by Lucas Richert0
Acts of Care: Recovering Women in Late Medieval Health by Sara Ritchey0
Pyrrhic Progress: The History of Antibiotics in Anglo-American Food Production by Claas Kirchhelle0
Diabetes: A History of Race and Disease by Arleen Marcia Tuchman0
China and the Globalization of Biomedicine ed. by David Luesink et al.0
Institutional Reckonings in the History of Medicine0
Comment: What Historians of Medicine Can Learn from Historians of Capitalism0
Florence Under Siege: Surviving Plague in an Early Modern City by John Henderson0
Forgotten Healers: Women and the Pursuit of Health in Late Renaissance Italy by Sharon T. Strocchia0
"Falling-Out" in Miami and the History of Culture in American Medicine0
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Comment: Toward a History of Health Care: Repositioning the Histories of Nursing and Medicine0
Abortion in Early Modern Italy by John Christopoulos0
Souls Under Siege: Stories of War, Plague, and Confession in Fourteenth-Century Provence by Nicole Archambeau0
¿Entre el fiscal y el verdugo?: Mateu Orfila i Rotger (1787–1853) y la toxicología del siglo XIX by José Ramón Bertomeu Sánchez0
Vernacular Medicine in Colonial India: Family, Market and Homoeopathy by Shinjini Das0
The Peculiar Institution and the Making of Modern Psychiatry, 1840–1880 by Wendy Gonaver0
A History of Medical Libraries and Medical Librarianship: From John Shaw Billings to the Digital Era by Michael R. Kronenfeld and Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld0
A New Order of Medicine: The Rise of Physicians in Reformation Nuremberg by Hannah Murphy0
Psychiatry and Its Discontents by Andrew Scull0
American Association for the History of Medicine: Report of the Ninety-Fourth Annual Meeting0
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Andrew Fernando Holmes: Protestantism, Medicine, and Science in Nineteenth-Century Montreal by Richard W. Vaudry0
Comment: Toward a History of Health Care: Repositioning the Histories of Nursing and Medicine0
Eradicating Deafness? Genetics, Pathology, and Diversity in Twentieth Century America by Marion Andrea Schmidt0
The Origins of Camphill and the Legacy of the Asylum in Disability History0
Global Health for All: Knowledge, Politics, and Practices ed. by Jean-Paul Gaudilliére et al0
American Association for the History of Medicine: Report of the Ninety-Third Annual Meeting0
On All Fours: Transient Laborers, the Threat of Movement, and the Aftermath of Disease0
Hunger in War and Peace: Women and Children in Germany, 1914–1924 by Mary E. Cox0
Of Life and Limb: Surgical Repair of the Arteries in War and Peace, 1880–1960 by Justin Barr0
The Oocyte Economy: The Changing Meaning of Human Eggs by Catherine Waldby0
Index to Volume 950
A View from Northern Mexico: Abortions before Roe v. Wade0
Subject and Author Index: Volume 950
Birth Control and American Modernity: A History of Popular Ideas by Trent MacNamara0
Replacing the Dead: The Politics of Reproduction in the Postwar Soviet Union by Mie Nakachi0
Writing the History of Legal Abortion0
News and Events0
Mao’s Bestiary: Medicinal Animals and Modern China by Liz P. Y. Chee0
The Hidden Affliction: Sexually Transmitted Infections and Infertility in History ed. Simon Szreter0
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State of Health: Pleasure and Politics in Venezuelan Health Care under Chavez by Amy Cooper0
“Doctors for Export”: Medical Migration from Ireland, c.1860–1960 by Greta Jones0
The Crisis of US Hospice Care: Family and Freedom at the End of Life by Harold Braswell0
Abusive Policies: How the American Child Welfare System Lost Its Way by Mical Raz0
Galen's Theory of Black Bile: Hippocratic Tradition, Manipulation, Innovation by Keith Andrew Stewart, and: Galen's Treatise Περὶ Ἀλυπίας (De indolentia) in Context: A Tale of Resistance ed. by Caroli0
The Medieval Economy of Salvation: Charity, Commerce, and the Rise of the Hospital by Adam J. Davis0
Death Is All Around Us: Corpses, Chaos, and Public Health in Porfirian Mexico City by Jonathan M. Weber0
“Heroin Mothers,” “Methadone Babies,” and the Medical Controversy over Methadone Maintenance in the Early 1970s0
Making a Grade: Victorian Examinations and the Rise of Standardized Testing by James Elwick0
Borderlands Curanderos: The Worlds of Santa Teresa Urrea and Don Pedrito Jaramillo by Jennifer Koshatka Seman0
Greek Medical Literature and Its Readers: From Hippocrates to Islam and Byzantium ed. by Petros Bouras-Vallianatos and Sophia Xenophontos0
The Clean Body: A Modern History by Peter Ward0
“I’m at My Rope’s End”: Suicide in New Orleans, 1920–19400
Taming Cannabis: Drugs and Empire in Nineteenth-Century France by David A. Guba, Jr0
The Man Who Crucified Himself: Readings of a Medical Case in Nineteenth-Century Europe by Maria Böhmer0
Toward a History of Health Care: Repositioning the Histories of Nursing and Medicine0
Chemically Imbalanced: Everyday Suffering, Medication, and Our Troubled Quest for Self-Mastery by Joseph E. Davis0
Diagnosing Dissent: Hysterics, Deserters, and Conscientious Objectors in Germany during World War One by Rebecca Ayako Bennette0
American Association for the History of Medicine Awards and Prizes, 20220
Stanley’s Dream: The Medical Expedition to Easter Island by Jacalyn Duffin0
Medicine Is War: The Martial Metaphor in Victorian Literature and Culture by Lorenzo Servitje0
Peripheral Nerve: Health and Medicine in Cold War Latin America ed. by Anne-Emanuelle Birn and Raul Necochea Lopez0
Give and Take: Developmental Foreign Aid and the Pharmaceutical Industry in East Africa by Nitsan Chorev0
Introduction: Medical Mobilities in the Modern Middle East and North Africa0
The Age of Intoxication: Origins of the Global Drug Trade by Benjamin Breen0
The Lived Nile: Environment, Disease, and Material Colonial Economy in Egypt by Jennifer L. Derr0
Beyond Nightingale: Nursing on the Crimean War Battlefields by Carol Helmstadter0
Trans Medicine: The Emergence and Practice of Treating Gender by Stef M. Shuster0
Sweetness in the Blood: Race, Risk, and Type 2 Diabetes by James Doucet-Battle0
Global Forensic Cultures: Making Fact and Justice in the Modern Era ed. by Ian Burney and Christopher Hamlin0
Saints, Cure-Seekers, and Miraculous Healing in Twelfth-Century England by Ruth J. Salter0
Frances Burney and the Doctors: Patient Narratives Then and Now by John Wiltshire0
Blood Work: Life and Laboratories in Penang by Janet Carsten0
Landscapes of Disease: Malaria in Modern Greece by Katerina Gardikas0
Languages of Trauma: History, Memory, and Media ed. by Peter Leese0
"Casebooks: The Casebooks of Simon Forman and Richard Napier, 1596–1634: A Digital Edition" ed. by Lauren Kassell et al.0
The Guts of the Matter: A Global History of Human Waste and Infectious Intestinal Disease by James L. A. Webb Jr0
Synchronic and Diachronic Factors Influencing Medieval Arabic Medical Practice: A Study of Ophthalmological Fragments Found in the Cairo Genizah0
Intimate Connections: Marie Marguerite Biheron and Her "Little Boudoir"0
Liberty and Insanity in the Age of the American Revolution by Sarah L. Swedberg0
A Thread of Life: Mahbub al-Mahmud and Medical Modernization in Early Twentieth-Century Morocco0
Reply: What Historians of Medicine Can Learn from Historians of Capitalism0
On Making Us Whole Again0
Once Bitten: Mosquito-Borne Malariotherapy and the Emergence of Ecological Malariology Within and Beyond Imperial Britain0
Note from the Section Editor0
Subject and Author Index0
The Fabrica of Andreas Vesalius: A Worldwide Descriptive Census, Ownership, and Annotations of the 1543 and 1555 Editions ed. by Dániel Margócsy, Mark Somos, and Stephen N. Joffe0
Tech-ing the Trade: Notes on Reformulating Abortion and Its History0
Foreign Practices: Immigrant Doctors and the History of Canadian Medicare by Sasha Mullally and David Wright0
Parasites, Pepsin, Pus, and Postulates: Jakob Henle's Essay on Miasma, Contagium, and Miasmatic-Contagious Diseases in Its Original Contexts0
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Madness in the City of Magnificent Intentions: A History of Race and Mental Illness in the Nation’s Capital by Martin Summers0
The Afterlife of the Leiden Anatomical Collections: Hands On, Hands Off by Hieke Huistra0
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Racism, and Remembrance0
Race in Circulation: Blood Banks and Forced Mobilities in the Eastern Mediterranean0
Index to Volume 960
A History of Population Health: Rise and Fall of Disease in Europe by Johan P. Mackenbach0
Blood Relations: Transfusion and the Making of Human Genetics by Jenny Bangham0
Spectacles of Difference: The Racial Scripting of Epidemic Disparities0
Global Medicine in China: A Diasporic History by Wayne Soon0
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Subject and Author Index0
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Knowing Manchuria: Environments, the Senses, and Natural Knowledge on an Asian Borderland by Ruth Rogaski0
From When Abortion Was a Crime to Abortion Is a Crime0
U.S. Health Policy and Health Care Delivery: Doctors, Reformers, and Entrepreneurs by Carl F. Ameringer0
Cold War Resistance: The International Struggle Over Antibiotics by Marc Landas0
Hippocrates Now: The “Father of Medicine” in the Internet Age by Helen King0
A Tribute to Gert Brieger (1932–2021)0
Mobilizing Mutations: Human Genetics in the Age of Patient Advocacy by Daniel Navon0
Doctoring the Black Death, Medieval Europe’s Medical Response to Plague by John Aberth0
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Civic Medicine: Physician, Polity, and Pen in Early Modern Europe ed. by J. Andrew Mendelsohn et al.0
News and Events0
Rashes to Research: Scientists and Parents Confront the 1964 Rubella Epidemic0
On an Empty Stomach: Two Hundred Years of Hunger Relief by Tom Scott-Smith0
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American Association for the History of Medicine: Report of the Ninety-Fifth Annual Meeting0
Humane Professions: The Defense of Experimental Medicine, 1876–1914 by Rob Boddice0
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Digital Humanities and Public History0
Comment: What Historians of Medicine Can Learn from Historians of Capitalism0
Sickness in the Workhouse: Poor Law Medical Care in Provincial England, 1834–1914 by Alistair Ritch0
Mass Vaccination: Citizens' Bodies and State Power in Modern China by Mary Augusta Brazelton0
Forbidden Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and Censorship in Early Modern Italy by Hannah Marcus0
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Traveling with Sugar: Chronicles of a Global Epidemic by Amy Moran-Thomas0
Making Space for the Dead: Catacombs, Cemeteries, and the Reimagining of Paris, 1780–1830 by Erin-Marie Legacey0
Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World0
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The Whiteness of Bones: Sceletopoeia and the Human Body in Early Modern Europe0
Coming Home: How Midwives Changed Birth by Wendy Kline0
Colliding Bodies: Prostitutes, Soldiers, and Venereal Diseases in Colonial Egypt0