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  Volume 87, Number 3, Fall 2013

Table of Contents


The Learned Physician as a Charismatic Healer: Urso of Salerno (Flourished End of Twelfth Century) on Incantations in Medicine, Magic, and Religion

pp. 307-346

Curtis’s Cephaloscope: Deafness and the Making of Surgical Authority in London, 1816–1845

pp. 347-377

“Children with Half-Starved Bodies” and the Assessment of Malnutrition in the United States, 1890–1950

pp. 378-406

A Mother’s Responsibility: Women, Medicine, and the Rise of Contemporary Vaccine Skepticism in the United States

pp. 407-435

AAHM Report

American Association for the History of Medicine: Report of the Eighty-Sixth Annual Meeting

pp. 436-469

News and Events

News and Events

pp. 470-473

Book Reviews

Mosquito by Richard Jones (review)

pp. 474-475

Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Histories, Activisms, and Futures ed. by Marcia C. Inhorn and Emily A. Wentzell (review)

pp. 475-477

The Slumbering Masses: Sleep, Medicine, and Modern American Life by Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer (review)

pp. 477-478

Medical Authority and Englishwomen’s Herbal Texts, 1550–1650 by Rebecca Laroche (review)

pp. 478-480

The Sex of Men in Premodern Europe: A Cultural History by Patricia Simons (review)

pp. 480-481

The Contagious City: The Politics of Public Health in Early Philadelphia by Simon Finger (review)

pp. 482-483

Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease by Alexander R. Bay (review)

pp. 483-484

Oregon’s Doctor to the World: Esther Pohl Lovejoy and a Life in Activism by Kimberly Jensen (review)

pp. 485-486

Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England, 1945–2000 by Angela Davis (review)

pp. 486-487

The Science of Human Perfection: How Genes Became the Heart of American Medicine by Nathaniel Comfort (review)

pp. 488-489

Telling Genes: The Story of Genetic Counseling in America by Alexandra Minna Stern (review)

pp. 489-491

Vaccine: The Debate in Modern America by Mark A. Largent (review)

pp. 491-492

The AIDS Conspiracy: Science Fights Back by Nicoli Nattrass (review)

pp. 492-494

Books Received

pp. 495-498

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