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  Volume 87, Number 1, Spring 2013

Table of Contents


Saving Mothers' and Children's Lives?: The Performance of German Lying-in Hospitals in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries

pp. 1-31

The Development of Medical Museums in the Antebellum American South: Slave Bodies in Networks of Anatomical Exchange

pp. 32-62

Limits of the Lab: Diagnosing "Latent Gonorrhea," 1872-1910

pp. 63-85

Civilization and Syphilization: A Doctor and His Disease in Colonial Morocco

pp. 86-114

Book Reviews

Pulse Diagnosis in Early Chinese Medicine: The Telling Touch by Elisabeth Hsu (review)

pp. 115-116

Speaking of Epidemics in Chinese Medicine: Disease and the Geographic Imagination in Late Imperial China by Marta E. Hanson (review)

pp. 116-118

Disability in the Middle Ages: Reconsiderations and Reverberations ed. by Joshua R. Eyler (review)

pp. 118-120

Obeah and Other Powers: The Politics of Caribbean Religion and Healing ed. by Diana Paton and Maarit Forde (review)

pp. 120-121

Performing Medicine: Medical Culture and Identity in Provincial England, c. 1760-1850 by Michael Brown (review)

pp. 122-123

The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution by Faramerz Dabhoiwala (review)

pp. 123-124

Dying for Victorian Medicine: English Anatomy and Its Trade in the Dead Poor, c. 1834-1929 by Elizabeth T. Hurren (review)

pp. 125-126

Healers on the Colonial Market: Native Doctors and Midwives in the Dutch East Indies by Liesbeth Hesselink (review)

pp. 126-128

Howard Andrew Knox: Pioneer of Intelligence Testing at Ellis Island by John T. E. Richardson (review)

pp. 128-129

Gesundheit und Krankheit im Spiegel von Petitionen an den Landtag von Baden-Württemberg 1946 bis 1980 by Sylvelyn Hähner-Rombach (review)

pp. 129-131

The Quest for Cortisone by Thom Rooke (review)

pp. 131-132

Gender, Health, and Popular Culture: Historical Perspectives ed. by Cheryl Krasnick Warsh (review)

pp. 133-135

Being Nuclear: Africans and the Global Uranium Trade by Gabrielle Hecht (review)

pp. 135-136

Book notes

p. 137

Books Received

pp. 138-141

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