Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences

Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 57.2, April 2002

Contents

Articles

    Junod, Suzanne White.
    Marks, Lara, 1963-
  • Women's Trials: The Approval of the First Oral Contraceptive Pill in the United States and Great Britain
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    Subject Headings:
    • Oral contraceptives -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Oral contraceptives -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
    • Oral contraceptives -- Government policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Oral contraceptives -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
    Jacob, Margaret C., 1943-
    Sauter, Michael J.
  • Why Did Humphry Davy and Associates Not Pursue the Pain-Alleviating Effects of Nitrous Oxide?
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    Subject Headings:
    • Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829.
    • Anesthesiology -- Research -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
    • Nitrous oxide -- Effectiveness -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
    Chang, Chia-Feng.
  • Disease and Its Impact on Politics, Diplomacy, and the Military: The Case of Smallpox and the Manchus (1613-1795)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Smallpox -- Political aspects -- China -- History -- 17th century.
    • China -- Politics and government -- 1644-1912.
    • China -- Military relations.

Book Reviews

    Marsh, Margaret S., 1945-
  • Regulating Menstruation: Beliefs, Practices, Interpretations (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Van de Walle, Etienne, 1932-, ed. Regulating menstruation: beliefs, practices, interpretations.
    • Renne, Elisha P., ed.
    • Menstruation -- Cross-cultural studies.
    King, Helen.
  • The Science of Man in Ancient Greece (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Sassi, Maria Michela, 1955- Science of man in ancient Greece.
    • Tucker, Paul, tr.
    • Philosophical anthropology -- Greece -- History.
    Crowther-Heyck, Kathleen.
  • The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Religion, War, Famine and Death in Reformation Europe (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cunningham, Andrew, Dr. Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: religion, war, famine and death in Reformation Europe.
    • Grell, Ole Peter.
    • Europe -- History -- 1517-1648.
    Siena, Kevin Patrick.
  • The Royal Doctors 1485-1714: Medical Personnel at the Tudor and Stuart Courts (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Furdell, Elizabeth Lane. Royal doctors 1485-1714: medical personnel at the Tudor and Stuart courts.
    • Physicians -- England -- History -- 16th century.
    Lynn, Michael R.
  • Race and Aesthetics in the Anthropology of Petrus Camper (1722-1789) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Meijer, Miriam Claude. Race and aesthetics in the anthropology of Petrus Camper (1722-1789).
    • Camper, Petrus, 1722-1789.
    Gariepy, Thomas P.
  • Climates and Constitutions: Health, Race, Environment and British Imperialism in India 1600-1850 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Harrison, Mark. Climates and constitutions: health, race, environment and British imperialism in India, 1600-1850.
    • Medical climatology -- India.
    Davis, Frederick R.
  • Sparks of Life: Darwinism and the Victorian Debates over Spontaneous Generation (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Strick, James Edgar, 1956- Sparks of life: Darwinism and the Victorian debates over spontaneous generation.
    • Spontaneous generation -- Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901.
    Jones, Susan D.
  • Spreading Germs: Disease Theories and Medical Practice in Britain, 1865-1900 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Worboys, Michael, 1948- Spreading germs: disease theories and medical practice in Britain, 1865-1900.
    • Public health -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
    Fabbri, Remo.
  • Long Night's Journey into Day: Prisoners of War in Hong Kong and Japan, 1941-1945 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Roland, Charles G., 1933- Long night's journey into day: prisoners of war in Hong Kong and Japan, 1941-1945.
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
    Lunbeck, Elizabeth.
  • In Therapy We Trust: America's Obsession with Self-Fulfillment (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Moskowitz, Eva S. In therapy we trust: America's obsession with self-fulfillment.
    • Social problems -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
    Magner, Lois N., 1943-
  • Major Problems in the History of American Medicine and Public Health (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Warner, John Harley, 1953-, ed. Major problems in the history of American medicine and public health.
    • Tighe, Janet A., ed.
    • Medicine -- United States -- History.
    Jones, David S.
  • Ways of Knowing: A New History of Science, Technology and Medicine (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Pickstone, John V. Ways of knowing: a new history of science, technology and medicine.
    • Science -- History.



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