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  Volume 83, Number 1, Spring 2009

Table of Contents

From: Bulletin of the History of Medicine

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Special Issue: Reassessing Smallpox Vaccination, 1789-1900

Guest Editor: Sanjoy Bhattacharya and Niels Brimnes


Introduction: Simultaneously Global and Local: Reassessing Smallpox Vaccination and Its Spread, 1789–1900

pp. 1-16 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0194

Catching Cowpox: The Early Spread of Smallpox Vaccination, 1798–1810

pp. 17-36 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0160

Smallpox and Cowpox under the Southern Cross: The Smallpox Epidemic of 1789 and the Advent of Vaccination in Colonial Australia

pp. 37-62 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0167

The World's First Immunization Campaign: The Spanish Smallpox Vaccine Expedition, 1803–1813

pp. 63-94 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0173

Safeguarding Slaves: Smallpox, Vaccination, and Governmental Health Policies among the Enslaved Population in the Danish West Indies, 1803–1848

pp. 95-124 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0179

Jennerian Vaccination and the Creation of a National Public Health Agenda in Japan, 1850–1900

pp. 125-140 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0185

Borrowing, Adapting, and Learning the Practices of Smallpox: Notes from Colonial Goa

pp. 141-163 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0191

Pursuing Protection from Disease: The Making of Smallpox Prophylactic Practice in Colonial Punjab

pp. 164-190 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0198

Book Reviews

This Abled Body: Rethinking Disabilities in Biblical Studies (review)

pp. 191-192 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0164

Médecine et médecins au Proche-Orient ancien (review)

pp. 192-193 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0171

Gendering Disgust in Medieval Religious Polemic (review)

pp. 193-195 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0177

Piety and Plague: From Byzantium to the Baroque (review)

pp. 195-196 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0183

Epidemics & Enslavement: Biological Catastrophe in the Native Southeast 1492–1715 (review)

p. 197 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0189

With Words and Knives: Learning Medical Dispassion in Early Modern England (review)

pp. 198-199 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0196

Currents of Tradition in Chinese Medicine, 1626-2006 (review)

pp. 200-201 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0162

Medicine and Religion in Enlightenment Europe (review)

pp. 202-203 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0169

The Great Nation in Decline: Sex, Modernity and Health Crises in Revolutionary France c. 1750-1850 (review)

pp. 203-205 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0175

Unnatural History: Breast Cancer and American Society (review)

pp. 205-206 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0181

Poison, Detection, and the Victorian Imagination (review)

pp. 206-207 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0187

A Vital Force: Women in American Homeopathy (review)

pp. 208-209 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0193

The Health of Populations: General Theories and Particular Realities (review)

pp. 209-211 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0159

Medical Lives in the Age of Surgical Revolution (review)

pp. 211-212 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0166

Die "Wiener Krankheit": Eine Sozialgeschichte der Tuberkulose in Osterreich (review)

pp. 212-214 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0172

Revolution in Mind: The Creation of Psychoanalysis (review)

pp. 214-215 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0178

Thomas Eakins: Art, Medicine, and Sexuality in Nineteenth-Century Philadelphia (review)

pp. 215-216 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0184

Student Bodies: The Influence of Student Health Services in American Society and Medicine (review)

pp. 217-218 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0190

The First Miracle Drugs: How the Sulfa Drugs Transformed Medicine (review)

pp. 218-220 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0197

Neurosis and Modernity: The Age of Nervousness in Sweden (review)

pp. 220-221 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0163

On Freud's Jewish Body: Mitigating Circumcisions (review)

pp. 221-223 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0170

The Tropical World of Samuel Taylor Darling: Parasites, Pathology and Philanthropy (review)

pp. 223-224 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0176

Differential Diagnoses: A Comparative History of Health Care Problems and Solutions in the United States and France (review)

pp. 224-226 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0182

Influenza 1918: Disease, Death, and Struggle in Winnipeg (review)

pp. 226-228 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0188

Discovering Addiction: The Science and Politics of Substance Abuse Research (review)

pp. 228-230 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0195

The Sterilization Movement and Global Fertility in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 230-231 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0161

Mütter Museum: Historic Medical Photographs (review)

pp. 231-233 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0168

Daring to Care: American Nursing and Second-Wave Feminism (review)

pp. 234-235 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0174

Making Room in the Clinic: Nurse Practitioners and the Evolution of Modern Health Care (review)

pp. 235-236 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0180

The Invisible Cure: Africa, the West, and the Fight Against AIDS (review)

pp. 237-238 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0186

Dark Medicine: Rationalizing Unethical Medical Research (review)

pp. 239-240 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0192

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 240-241 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0199

Books Recieved

Books Received

pp. 242-244 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0165

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