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  Volume 83, Number 4, Winter 2009

Table of Contents

Editors' Note

p. vii
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Articles

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

pp. 647-675
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Migrant Clinics and Hookworm Science: Peripheral Origins of International Health, 1840–1920

pp. 676-709
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Gender, Age, and Diagnosis: The Rise and Fall of Involutional Melancholia in American Psychiatry, 1900–1980

pp. 710-745
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"Where the Need is Greatest": Social Psychiatry and Race-Blind Universalism in Harlem's Lafargue Clinic, 1946–1958

pp. 746-774
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News and Events

News and Events

pp. 775-777
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Book Reviews

Pestilential Complexities: Understanding Medieval Plague (review)

pp. 778-779
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Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (review)

pp. 779-780
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Littérature et médecine: Approches et perspectives (XVI–XIX siècle) (review)

pp. 781-782
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Books of Secrets: Natural Philosophy in England, 1550–1600 (review)

pp. 782-783
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The Early American Table: Food and Society in the New World (review)

pp. 784-785
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Hysterical Men: The Hidden History of Male Nervous Illness (review)

pp. 785-787
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Hospital Politics in Seventeenth-Century France: The Crown, Urban Elites and the Poor (review)

pp. 787-788
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La Fibre littéraire: Le discourse médical sur la lecture au XVIIIe siècle (review)

pp. 788-790
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Public Health in Asia and the Pacific: Historical and Comparative Perspectives (review)

pp. 790-791
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Lunatic Hospitals in Georgian England, 1750–1830 (review)

pp. 791-793
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Biomedicine as a Contested Site: Some Revelations in Imperial Contexts (review)

pp. 793-794
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Crafting Immunity: Working Histories of Clinical Immunology (review)

pp. 795-796
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Coercion as Cure: A Critical History of Psychiatry (review)

pp. 797-798
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Women Physicians and the Cultures of Medicine (review)

pp. 799-800
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Renovating Russia: The Human Sciences and the Fate of Liberal Modernity, 1880–1930 (review)

pp. 800-802
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For Their Own Good: The Transformation of English Working Class Health Culture, 1880–1970 (review)

pp. 802-803
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Health Culture in the Heartland, 1880–1980: An Oral History (review)

pp. 804-805
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Max Perutz and the Secret of Life (review)

pp. 805-806
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Contraception, Colonialism and Commerce: Birth Control in South India, 1920–1940 (review)

pp. 806-808
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Biomedicine in the Twentieth Century: Practices, Policies, and Politics (review)

pp. 808-809
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The Age of Anxiety: A History of America's Turbulent Affair with Tranquilizers (review)

pp. 809-811
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Advertising Sin and Sickness: The Politics of Alcohol and Tobacco Marketing 1950–1990 (review)

pp. 811-812
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The Changing Face of Medicine: Women Doctors and the Evolution of Health Care in America (review)

pp. 813-814
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Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 815-816
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Books Received

Books Received

pp. 817-818
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Subject and Author Index

Table of Contents: Volume 83

pp. 819-829
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Volume 83: 2009

pp. 831-835
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Research Areas

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