Bulletin of the History of Medicine

The Bulletin of the History of Medicine 74.2, Summer 2000

Contents

Articles

    Cook, Harold John.
  • Boerhaave and the Flight from Reason in Medicine
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    Subject Headings:
    • Boerhaave, Herman, 1668-1738 -- Views on reason.
    • Boerhaave, Herman, 1668-1738 -- Philosophy.
    • Medicine -- Netherlands -- Philosophy.
    Blackwell, Marilyn S.
  • Keeping the "Household Machine" Running: Attendant Nursing and Social Reform in the Progressive Era
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brattleboro Mutual Aid Association -- History.
    • Home nursing -- Vermont -- Brattleboro -- History.
    • Poor women -- Medical care -- Vermont -- Brattleboro -- History.
    Hardy, Anne, Dr.
  • "Straight back to Barbarism": Antityphoid Inoculation and the Great War, 1914
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    Subject Headings:
    • Typhoid -- Vaccination -- Great Britain -- History -- World War, 1914-1918.
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Health aspects -- Great Britain.
    • Typhoid vaccine -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- World War, 1914-1918.
    Linton, Derek S.
  • The Obscure Object of Knowledge: German Military Medicine Confronts Gas Gangrene during World War I
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    Subject Headings:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical care -- Germany.
    • Medicine, Military -- Germany -- History -- World War, 1914-1918.
    • Gas gangrene -- Diagnosis -- Germany -- History -- World War, 1914-1918.
    Feierman, Steven, 1940-
  • Explanation and Uncertainty in the Medical World of Ghaambo
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    Subject Headings:
    • Traditional medicine -- Tanzania -- Ghaambo.
    • Shambala (African people) -- Tanzania -- Ghaambo -- Medicine.

Book Reviews

    Nutton, Vivian.
  • Western Medical Thought from Antiquity to the Middle Ages (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Grmek, Mirko Drazen, ed. Western medical thought from antiquity to the Middle Ages.
    • Fantini, Bernardino, ed.
    • Shugaar, Antony, tr.
    • Medicine, Ancient.
    Riddle, John M.
  • De morbis acutis et chroniis (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Anonymous Parisinus Darembergii sive Fuchsii. De morbis acutis et chroniis.
    • Garofalo, Ivan, ed.
    • Fuchs, Brian, tr.
    • Medicine, Greek and Roman.
    Ryang, Sonia.
  • A Flourishing Yin: Gender in China's Medical History, 960-1665 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Furth, Charlotte. Flourishing Yin: gender in China's medical history, 960-1665.
    • Medicine, Chinese -- History.
    Eckert, Edward A.
  • The Black Death and the Transformation of the West (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Herlihy, David. Black death and the transformation of the west.
    • Cohn, Samuel Kline, ed.
    • Black death -- Europe.
    Brown, Theodore M.
  • The Common Lot: Sickness, Medical Occupations, and the Urban Poor in Early Modern England (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Pelling, Margaret. Common lot: sickness, medical occupations, and the urban poor in early modern England.
    • Urban poor -- Medical care -- England -- History.
    Smith, Pamela H., 1957-
  • Faith, Medical Alchemy, and Natural Philosophy: Johann Moriaen, Reformed Intelligencer and the Hartlib Circle (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Young, J. T. (John T.) Faith, medical alchemy, and natural philosophy: Johann Moriaen, Reformed intelligencer and the Hartlib circle.
    • Moriaen, Johann.
    Jarcho, Saul.
  • Aspetti poco noti della storia dell'anatomia patologica tra '600 e '700 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Weber, Giorgio, ed. Aspetti poco noti della storia dell'anatomia patologica tra '600 e '700.
    • Anatomy, Pathological.
    Debus, Allen G.
  • Antimony in Medical History: An Account of the Medical Uses of Antimony and Its Compounds since Early Times to the Present (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • McCallum, R. I. Antimony in medical history: an account of the medical uses of antimony and its compounds since early times to the present.
    • Antimony -- Therapeutic use -- History.
    Bryder, Linda.
  • Health, Civilization, and the State: A History of Public Health from Ancient to Modern Times (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Porter, Dorothy, 1953- Health, civilization, and the state: a history of public health from ancient to modern times.
    • Public health -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History.
    Rigau Pérez, José Gabriel.
  • La salut en la història d'Europa (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Arrizabalaga, Jon. Salut en la història d'Europa.
    • Martínez Vidal, Alvar.
    • Pardo Tomás, José.
    • Medicine -- Europe -- History -- Exhibitions.
    Rodriguez, Julia E.
  • De la responsabilidad individual a la culpabilización de la víctima: El papel del paciente en la prevención de la enfermedad (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Montiel, Luis, 1953-, ed. De la responsabilidad individual a la culpabilización de la víctima: el papel del paciente en la prevención de la enfermedad.
    • Porras, Isabel, ed.
    • Medicine, Preventive -- Spain -- History -- Congresses.
    Duffin, Jacalyn.
  • The Bedroom and the State: The Changing Practices and Politics of Contraception and Abortion in Canada, 1880-1997 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • McLaren, Angus. Bedroom and the state: the changing practices and politics of contraception and abortion in Canada, 1880-1997.
    • McLaren, Arlene Tigar.
    • Birth control -- Canada -- History.
    Morman, Edward T.
  • Women and Health in America: Historical Readings (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Leavitt, Judith Walzer, ed. Women and health in America: historical readings.
    • Women -- Health and hygiene -- United States -- History.
    Leavitt, Judith Walzer.
  • Reading Birth and Death: A History of Obstetric Thinking (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Murphy-Lawless, Jo. Reading birth and death: a history of obstetric thinking.
    • Obstetrics -- History.
    Wilson, Lindsay B. (Lindsay Blake)
  • Leisure Settings: Bourgeois Culture, Medicine, and the Spa in Modern France (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Mackaman, Douglas Peter. Leisure settings: bourgeois culture, medicine, and the spa in modern France.
    • Health resorts -- Social aspects -- France -- History -- 19th century.
    Murken, Axel Hinrich.
  • Hausordnung und Liegekur: Vom Volkssanatorium zur Spezialklinik: 100 Jahre Zürcher Höhenklinik Wald (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ritzmann, Iris. Hausordnung und Liegekur: vom Volkssanatorium zur Spezialklinik: 100 Jahre Zürcher Höhenklinik Wald.
    • Zürcher Höhenklinik Wald -- History.
    Weiner, Dora B.
  • Madness and Democracy: The Modern Psychiatric Universe (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gauchet, Marcel. Madness and democracy: the modern psychiatric universe.
    • Swain, Gladys, 1945-
    • Porter, Catherine, tr.
    • Psychiatric hospital care.
    Groopman, Leonard C.
  • Mind Games: American Culture and the Birth of Psychotherapy (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Caplan, Eric, 1962- Mind games: American culture and the birth of psychotherapy.
    • Psychotherapy -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
    Edmonson, James M.
  • Manifesting Medicine: Bodies and Machines (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bud, Robert, ed. Manifesting medicine: bodies and machines.
    • Finn, Bernard S., 1932-, ed.
    • Trischler, Helmuth, ed.
    • Medical technology -- History.
    Morantz-Sanchez, Regina Markell.
  • The Technology of Orgasm: "Hysteria," the Vibrator, and Women's Sexual Satisfaction (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Maines, Rachel P. Technology of orgasm: "hysteria," the vibrator, and women's sexual satisfaction.
    • Women -- Sexual behavior -- History.
    Kerr, K. Austin (Kathel Austin)
  • Distilling Democracy: Alcohol Education in America's Public Schools, 1880-1925 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Zimmerman, Jonathan, 1961- Distilling democracy: alcohol education in America's public schools, 1880-1925.
    • Alcoholism -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History.
    Meckel, Richard A., 1948-
  • Childhood's Deadly Scourge: The Campaign to Control Diphtheria in New York City, 1880-1930 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hammonds, Evelynn Maxine. Childhood's deadly scourge: the campaign to control diphtheria in New York City, 1880-1930.
    • Diphtheria -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
    Hopwood, Nick.
  • Die Erfindung der Organtransplantation: Erfolg und Scheitern des chirurgischen Organersatzes (1880-1930) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schlich, Thomas. Erfindung der Organtransplantation: Erfolg und Scheitern des chirurgischen Organersatzes (1880-1930).
    • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. -- History.
    Brooks, Jeffrey, 1942-
  • Freud and the Bolsheviks: Psychoanalysis in Imperial Russia and the Soviet Union (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Miller, Martin A. (Martin Alan), 1938- Freud and the Bolsheviks: psychoanalysis in Imperial Russia and the Soviet Union.
    • Psychoanalysis -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century.
    Roland, Charles G.
  • For the Good of Humanity: Ludwik Rajchman, Medical Statesman (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Balinska, Marta Aleksandra. For the good of humanity: Ludwik Rajchman, medical statesman.
    • Howell, Rebecca, tr.
    • Rajchman, Ludwik, 1881-1965.
    Sadowsky, Jonathan Hal.
  • The Primeval Forest, and: Out of My Life and Thought (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965. Primeval forest.
    • Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965. Out of my life and thought.
    • Lemke, Antje Bultmann, tr.
    • Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965.
    Hutchinson, John F.
  • War, Medicine and Modernity (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cooter, Roger, ed. War, medicine and modernity.
    • Harrison, Mark, ed.
    • Sturdy, Steve, ed.
    • War -- Medical aspects.
    Porter, Dorothy, 1953-
  • "The Battle for Health": A Political History of the Socialist Medical Association, 1930-51 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Stewart, John, 1951 Dec. 3- Battle for health: a political history of the Socialist Medical Association, 1930-51.
    • Socialist Medical Association -- History.
    Berkowitz, Edward D.
  • New Deal Medicine: The Rural Health Programs of the Farm Security Administration (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Grey, Michael R. New deal medicine: the rural health programs of the Farm Security Administration.
    • Rural health services -- United States -- History.
    Corn, Jacqueline K.
  • From Company Doctors to Managed Care: The United Mine Workers' Noble Experiment (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Krajcinovic, Ivana, 1965- From company doctors to managed care: the United Mine Workers' noble experiment.
    • United Mine Workers of America. Welfare and Retirement Fund.
    Maulitz, Russell Charles, 1944-
  • Against the Spirit of System: The French Impulse in Nineteenth-Century American Medicine (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Warner, John Harley, 1953- Against the spirit of system: the French impulse in nineteenth-century American medicine.
    • Medicine -- United States -- French influences.
    Rothstein, William G.
  • Time To Heal: American Medical Education from the Turn of the Century to the Era of Managed Care (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ludmerer, Kenneth M. Time to heal: American medical education from the turn of the century to the era of managed care.
    • Medical education -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Lynn, David J.
  • Madness on the Couch: Blaming the Victim in the Heyday of Psychoanalysis (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Dolnick, Edward, 1952- Madness on the couch: blaming the victim in the heyday of psychoanalysis.
    • Psychoanalysis.
    Baker, Jeffrey P.
  • A Doctor of Their Own: The History of Adolescent Medicine (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Prescott, Heather Munro. Doctor of their own: the history of adolescent medicine.
    • Adolescent medicine -- United States -- History.
    Bickel, Marcel H.
  • Im Spannungsfeld zwischen Arzneimittel und Rauschgift: Zur Geschichte der Betäubungsmittelgesetzgebung in der Schweiz, and: Die akademische Ausbildung der Apotheker im Kanton Bern (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hänni, Catherine. Im Spannungsfeld zwischen Arzneimittel und Rauschgift: zur Geschichte der Betäubungsmittelgesetzgebung in der Schweiz.
    • Hörmann, Ursula Claudia, 1964- Akademische Ausbildung der Apotheker im Kanton Bern.
    • Narcotic laws -- Switzerland -- History.
    • Pharmacists -- Education -- Switzerland -- Bern (Canton) -- History.
    Markel, Howard.
  • Contagion and Confinement: Controlling Tuberculosis along the Skid Road (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lerner, Barron H. Contagion and confinement: controlling tuberculosis along the skid road.
    • Firland Sanitorium (Seattle, Wash.) -- History.
    Farley, John, 1936-
  • Digging for Pathogens: Ancient Emerging Diseases--Their Evolutionary, Anthropological, and Archaeological Context (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Greenblatt, Charles L., ed. Digging for pathogens: ancient emerging diseases--their evolutionary, anthropological, and archaeological context.
    • Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation -- Congresses.
    Duffin, Jacalyn.
  • Notes on the Plague Years: AIDS in Marseilles (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Paillard, Bernard. Notes on the plague years: AIDS in Marseilles.
    • Frank, Berkeley, tr.
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- France -- Marseilles.
    Lindemann, Mary.
  • How the Idea of Profession Changed the Writing of Medical History (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Burnham, John C. (John Chynoweth), 1929- How the idea of profession changed the writing of medical history.
    • Medicine -- Historiography.
    Parson, William W.
  • East African Doctors: A History of the Modern Profession (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Iliffe, John. East African doctors: a history of the modern profession.
    • Physicians -- Africa, East -- History.



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