The Global History of Rabies and the Historian's Gaze: An Essay Review
- Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
- Oxford University Press
- Volume 67, Number 2, April 2012
- pp. 318-327
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In reviewing three recent books on the history of rabies (hydrophobia), this essay explores ways in which historians can frame, or figure, global histories of this ancient and still-dreaded disease, focusing especially on problems of place, time, and agency.