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Volume 84, Number 1, Spring 2010

Table of Contents


Decline and Decadence in Iraq and Syria after the Age of Avicenna?: 'Abd al-Laṭīf al-Baghdādī (1162-1231) between Myth and History

pp. 1-29 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0310

In the Balance: Weighing Babies and the Birth of the Infant Welfare Clinic

pp. 30-57 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0315

"Suitable Care of the African When Afflicted With Insanity": Race, Madness, and Social Order in Comparative Perspective

pp. 58-91 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0320

Questioning the Medical Fringe: The "Cultural Doxy" of Catholic Hydropathy in Belgium, 1890-1914

pp. 92-119 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0325

Book Reviews

Astro-Medicine: Astrology and Medicine, East and West (review)

pp. 120-121 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0329

Health and Healing from the Medieval Garden (review)

pp. 121-122 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0304

Wonderful Blood: Theology and Practice in Late Medieval Northern Germany and Beyond (review)

pp. 122-123 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0308

Women, Medicine and Theatre, 1500-1750: Literary Mountebanks and Performing Quacks (review)

pp. 124-125 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0313

The Jewel House: Elizabethan London and the Scientific Revolution (review)

pp. 125-126 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0318

Sir Thomas Browne: The World Proposed (review)

pp. 126-127 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0323

Social Histories of Disability and Deformity (review)

pp. 128-129 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0327

Medical Theory and Therapeutic Practice in the Eighteenth Century: A Transatlantic Perspective (review)

pp. 130-131 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0331

Les corps vils: Expérimenter sur les êtres humains aux XVIIIe et XIXesiècles (review)

pp. 131-132 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0306

An der Wende zur Moderne: Die hessischen Hohen Hospitäler im 18. und 19. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 132-134 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0311

The Great Lead Water Pipe Disaster (review)

pp. 134-135 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0316

Healing Traditions: African Medicine, Cultural Exchange, and Competition in South Africa, 1820-1948 (review)

pp. 136-137 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0321

Attending Madness: At Work in the Australian Colonial Asylum (review)

pp. 137-139 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0326

Not Quite White: White Trash and the Boundaries of Whiteness (review)

pp. 139-140 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0330

Reforming Medical Education: The University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1880-1920 (review)

pp. 140-142 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0305

Humanity's Burden: A Global History of Malaria (review)

pp. 142-143 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0309

War and Disease: Biomedical Research on Malaria in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 143-144 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0314

Contagious: Cultures, Carriers, and the Outbreak Narrative (review)

pp. 145-146 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0319

Self, Senility, and Alzheimer's Disease in Modern America: A History (review)

pp. 146-148 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0324

Mary Breckinridge: The Frontier Nursing Service and Rural Health in Appalachia (review)

pp. 148-149 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0328

Health and Zionism: The Israeli Health Care System, 1948-1960 (review)

pp. 149-151 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0332

Under the Radar: Cancer and the Cold War, and: Contested Medicine: Cancer Research and the Military (review)

pp. 151-154 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0307

Observing Bioethics (review)

pp. 155-156 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0312

Book Notes

Book Notes

p. 157 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0317

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 158-162 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0322

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