restricted access   Volume 57, Number 3, July 2002

Table of Contents

From: Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences

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pp. 345-348

Recent Dissertations in the History of Medicine

pp. 340-344

Notes on Contributors

pp. 380-381


The True Story of Pertussis Vaccination: A Sordid Legacy?

pp. 249-284

Alexander the Great, Seafaring, and the Spread of Leprosy

pp. 285-311

The Association of Hygieia with Asklepios in Graeco-Roman Asklepieion Medicine

pp. 312-329

The Lancett Club at a Thurtell Feast, by Thomas Rowlandson

pp. 330-332

Perspectives on the Pill: An Essay Review

pp. 333-339

Book Reviews

The Words of Medicine: Sources, Meanings, and Delights (review)

pp. 349-350

Science and Civilisation in China. Volume 6 Biology and Biological Technology. Part V: Fermentations and Food Science (review)

pp. 351-353

The Trotula: A Medieval Compendium of Women's Medicine (review)

pp. 353-355

Natural Particulars: Nature and the Disciplines in Renaissance Europe (review)

pp. 355-357

Knowledge and Practice in English Medicine, 1550-1680 (review)

pp. 357-358

The People's Doctors: Samuel Thomson and the American Botanical Movement, 1790-1860 (review)

pp. 359-360

Tarnished Idol: William T. G. Morton and the Introduction of Surgical Anesthesia (review)

pp. 361-362

The Corset: A Cultural History (review)

pp. 363-364

From Lesion to Metaphor: Chronic Pain in British, French, and German Medical Writings, 1800-1914 (review)

pp. 364-366

The Return of Epidemics: Health and Society in Peru During the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 366-367

The Breast Cancer Wars: Hope, Fear and the Pursuit of a Cure in Twentieth Century America (review)

pp. 368-369

The Story of Taxol: Nature and Politics in the Pursuit of an Anti-cancer Drug (review)

pp. 369-371

Science, Money, and Politics: Political Triumph and Ethical Erosion (review)

pp. 371-373

Bioethics in Social Context (review)

pp. 373-375

Books Received

pp. 376-379