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  Volume 83, Number 4, Winter 2009

Table of Contents

Editors' Note

p. vii | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0275


An Operation for Evangelization: Friar Francisco González Laguna, the Cesarean Section, and Fetal Baptism in Late Colonial Peru

pp. 647-675 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0302

Migrant Clinics and Hookworm Science: Peripheral Origins of International Health, 1840–1920

pp. 676-709 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0292

Gender, Age, and Diagnosis: The Rise and Fall of Involutional Melancholia in American Psychiatry, 1900–1980

pp. 710-745 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0290

"Where the Need is Greatest": Social Psychiatry and Race-Blind Universalism in Harlem's Lafargue Clinic, 1946–1958

pp. 746-774 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0276

News and Events

News and Events

pp. 775-777 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0301

Book Reviews

Pestilential Complexities: Understanding Medieval Plague (review)

pp. 778-779 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0283

Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (review)

pp. 779-780 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0273

Littérature et médecine: Approches et perspectives (XVI–XIX siècle) (review)

pp. 781-782 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0293

Books of Secrets: Natural Philosophy in England, 1550–1600 (review)

pp. 782-783 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0288

The Early American Table: Food and Society in the New World (review)

pp. 784-785 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0300

Hysterical Men: The Hidden History of Male Nervous Illness (review)

pp. 785-787 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0298

Hospital Politics in Seventeenth-Century France: The Crown, Urban Elites and the Poor (review)

pp. 787-788 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0271

La Fibre littéraire: Le discourse médical sur la lecture au XVIIIe siècle (review)

pp. 788-790 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0282

Public Health in Asia and the Pacific: Historical and Comparative Perspectives (review)

pp. 790-791 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0278

Lunatic Hospitals in Georgian England, 1750–1830 (review)

pp. 791-793 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0272

Biomedicine as a Contested Site: Some Revelations in Imperial Contexts (review)

pp. 793-794 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0279

Crafting Immunity: Working Histories of Clinical Immunology (review)

pp. 795-796 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0280

Coercion as Cure: A Critical History of Psychiatry (review)

pp. 797-798 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0284

Women Physicians and the Cultures of Medicine (review)

pp. 799-800 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0291

Renovating Russia: The Human Sciences and the Fate of Liberal Modernity, 1880–1930 (review)

pp. 800-802 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0286

For Their Own Good: The Transformation of English Working Class Health Culture, 1880–1970 (review)

pp. 802-803 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0297

Health Culture in the Heartland, 1880–1980: An Oral History (review)

pp. 804-805 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0277

Max Perutz and the Secret of Life (review)

pp. 805-806 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0303

Contraception, Colonialism and Commerce: Birth Control in South India, 1920–1940 (review)

pp. 806-808 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0295

Biomedicine in the Twentieth Century: Practices, Policies, and Politics (review)

pp. 808-809 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0274

The Age of Anxiety: A History of America's Turbulent Affair with Tranquilizers (review)

pp. 809-811 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0299

Advertising Sin and Sickness: The Politics of Alcohol and Tobacco Marketing 1950–1990 (review)

pp. 811-812 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0281

The Changing Face of Medicine: Women Doctors and the Evolution of Health Care in America (review)

pp. 813-814 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0285

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 815-816 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0294

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 817-818 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0296

Subject and Author Index

Table of Contents: Volume 83

pp. 819-829 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0287

Volume 83: 2009

pp. 831-835 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0289

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