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Sabine Arnaud. On Hysteria: The Invention of a Medical Category between 1670 and 1820. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. xi + 351 pp. Ill. $55.00 (978-0-226-27554-3).
Robert Aronowitz. Risky Medicine: Our Quest to Cure Fear and Uncertainty. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. 278 pp. $26.00 (978-0-226-04971-7).
Thomas G. Benedek. Rheumatism: Its History from Paleo-Pathology to the Advent of Experimental Science. New York: Nova Science Publishers, 2015. x + 169 pp. $135.00 (978-1-63482-712-6).
Mara Buchbinder. All in Your Head: Making Sense of Pediatric Pain. Oakland: University of California Press, 2015. xv + 233 pp. $34.95 (978-0-520-28521-7).
Francesco Paolo de Ceglia. Storia della definizione di morte. Milan: FrancoAngeli, 2014. 686 pp. Ill. €55 (978-8820-4750-4-8).
Martha Few. For All of Humanity: Mesoamerican and Colonial Medicine in Enlightenment Guatemala. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2015. x + 292 pp. Ill. $34.95 (978-0-8165-3187-5).
Anna Greenwood and Harshad Topiwala. Indian Doctors in Kenya, 1895–1940: The Forgotten History. Cambridge Imperial & Post-Colonial Studies. Hampshire, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. x + 266 pp. Ill. $95.00 (978-1-13744-052-5).
Guy R. Hasegawa. Villainous Compounds: Chemical Weapons and the American Civil War. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2015. xiv + 182 pp. Ill. $29.50 (978-0-8093-3430-8).
Marcia C. Inhorn. Cosmopolitan Conceptions: IVF Sojourns in Global Dubai. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2015. xxviii + 379 pp. Ill. $27.95 (978-0-8223-5933-3).
Arlene W. Keeling and Barbra Mann Wall, eds. Nurses and Disasters: Global, Historical Case Studies. New York: Springer, 2015. xl + 291 pp. Ill. $65.00 (978-0-8261-2672-6). [End Page 851]
Oxana Kosenko. Kampf der Zellen: Die Enstehung der Immunologie im Wissenschaftsdreieck Russland, Deutschland, Frankreich. Relationes. Leipzig: Sachsische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, 2015. €44.70 (978-3-8440-3574-2).
Anup Malani and Michael H. Schill, eds. The Future of Healthcare Reform in the United States. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. vi + 358 pp. Ill. $60.00 (978-0-226-25495-1).
Gabriel N. Mendes. Under the Strain of Color: Harlem’s Lafargue Clinic and the Promise of an Antiracist Psychiatry. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2015. xi + 196 pp. Ill. $39.95 (978-0-8014-5350-2).
Roberta Mullini. Healing Words: The Printed Handbills of Early Modern London Quacks. Frankfurt: Peter Lang, 2015. 264 pp. Ill. $72.95 (978-3-631-66477-3).
Chad H. Parker. Making the Desert Modern: Americans, Arabs, and Oil on the Saudi Frontier, 1933–1973. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2015. viii + 161 pp. $24.95 (978-1-62534-157-0).
Karen Hunger Parshall, Michael T. Walton, and Bruce T. Moran, eds. Bridging Traditions: Alchemy, Chemistry, and Paracelsian Practices in the Early Modern Era. Early Modern Studies, vol. 15. Kirksville, Mo.: Truman State University Press, 2015. xxii + 311 pp. Ill. $50.00 (978-1-61248-134-0).
William E. Paul. Immunity. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. xiii + 260 pp. Ill. $29.95 (978-1-4214-1801-8).
Bob H. Reinhardt. The End of a Global Pox: America and the Eradication of Smallpox in the Cold War Era. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. xvi + 268 pp. Ill. $39.95 (978-1-4696-2409-9).
Michal Schwartz. Neuroimmunity: A New Science that Will Revolutionize How We Keep Our Brains Healthy and Young. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2015. xxix + 283 pp. Ill. $35.00 (978-0-300-20347-9).
Courtney Q. Shah. Sex Ed, Segregated: The Quest for Sexual Knowledge in Progressive-Era America. Rochester N.Y.: University of Rochester Press, 2015. xvi + 212 pp. $95.00 (978-1-58046-535-9).
Melissa N. Stein. Measuring Manhood: Race and the Science of Masculinity, 1830–1934. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2015. 354 pp. Ill. $27.00 (978-0-8166-7303-2).
Michael Stolberg. Uroscopy in Early Modern Europe. The History of Medicine in Context. Surrey, UK: Ashgate, 2015. xi + 196 pp. Ill. $119.95 (978-1-4094-5015-3). [End Page 852]
C. Michele Thompson. Vietnamese Traditional Medicine: A Social History. Singapore: NUS Press, 2015. xix...


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