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  Volume 89, Number 3, Fall 2015

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Communicating Reproduction

Guest Editors: Nick Hopwood, Peter Murray Jones, Lauren Kassell, and Jim Secord


  Introduction: Communicating Reproduction

pp. 379-404

  Performative Rituals for Conception and Childbirth in England, 900–1500

pp. 406-433

  Reading and Hearing The Womans Booke in Early Modern England

pp. 434-462

“Your Whole Effort Has Been to Create Desire”: Reproducing Knowledge and Evading Censorship in the Nineteenth- Century Subscription Press

pp. 463-490

The Making of a Best-Selling Book on Reproduction: Lennart Nilsson’s A Child Is Born

pp. 491-525

Communicating a New Consciousness: Countercultural Print and the Home Birth Movement in the 1970s

pp. 527-556

AAHM Report

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

pp. 557-591

News and Events


pp. 592-596

Book Reviews

Mad Tuscans and Their Families: A History of Mental Disorder in Early Modern Italy by Elizabeth W. Mellyn (review)

pp. 597-598

Plague Hospitals: Public Health for the City in Early Modern Venice by Jane L. Stevens Crawshaw (review)

pp. 598-600

Healthy Living in Late Renaissance Italy by Sandra Cavallo and Tessa Storey (review)

pp. 600-602

The Study of Anatomy in Britain, 1700–1900 by Fiona Hutton (review)

pp. 602-603

Scottish Medicine and Literary Culture, 1726–1832 ed. by Megan J. Coyer and David E. Shuttleton (review)

pp. 603-605

Childcare, Health and Mortality at the London Foundling Hospital, 1741–1800: “Left to the Mercy of the World.” by Alysa Levene (review)

pp. 605-606

Bad Vibrations: The History of the Idea of Music as a Cause of Disease by James Kennaway (review)

pp. 607-608

The Black Doctors of Colonial Lima: Science, Race, and Writing in Colonial and Early Republican Peru by José R. Jouve Martín (review)

pp. 608-609

Doctored: The Medicine of Photography in Nineteenth-Century America by Tanya Sheehan (review)

pp. 610-611

Institutionalizing the Insane in Nineteenth-Century England by Anna Shepherd (review)

pp. 611-613

Contesting Colonial Authority: Medicine and Indigenous Responses in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century India ed. by Poonam Bala (review)

pp. 613-615

Bacteria in Britain, 1880–1939 by Rosemary Wall (review)

pp. 615-616

Pathologist of the Mind: Adolf Meyer and the Origins of American Psychiatry by S. D. Lamb (review)

pp. 617-618

The Flu Epidemic of 1918: America’s Experience in the Global Health Crisis by Sandra Opdycke (review)

pp. 618-620

Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth by Alison Bashford (review)

pp. 620-621

Facing Eugenics: Reproduction, Sterilization, and the Politics of Choice by Erika Dyck (review)

pp. 621-623

Polio Wars: Sister Kenny and the Golden Age of American Medicine by Naomi Rogers (review)

pp. 623-624

Pain: A Political History by Keith Wailoo (review)

pp. 625-626

Barefoot Doctors and Western Medicine in China by Xiaoping Fang (review)

pp. 626-627

On Depression: Drugs, Diagnosis, and Despair in the Modern World by Nassir Ghaemi (review)

pp. 628-629

Mosquito Trails: Ecology, Health, and the Politics of Entanglement by Alex M. Nading (review)

pp. 629-631

Medicine, Mobility, and Power in Global Africa: Transnational Health and Healing ed. by Hansjörg Dilger, Abdoulaye Kane, and Stacey A. Langwick (review)

pp. 631-633

Comrades in Health: U.S. Health Internationalists, Abroad and at Home ed. by Anne-Emmanuelle Birn and Theodore M. Brown (review)

pp. 633-635

Books Received

pp. 636-638

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