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Contents List of Illustrations and Tables vii Introduction: British Medicine as Imperial Medicine 1 1. The Making of an Imperial Doctor 13 2. Transforming Colonial Knowledge into Imperial Knowledge: The Isolation of the Mosquito as Intermediary Host of the Filaria Worm 29 3. The Rhetoric and Politics of Discovery 57 4. Making Imperial Science British Science: The Discovery of the Transmission of Malaria 85 s. Domesticating Tropical Medicine: The Formation of the London School of Tropical Medicine 125 a. The Tropical Diseases Research Fund and Specialist Science at the London School of Tropical Medicine 153 Epilogue: From White Man's Burden to White Man's Grave 175 Notes 181 Index 221 Acknowledgments 231 ...

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ISBN
9780812202212
Related ISBN
9780812235982
MARC Record
OCLC
859160751
Pages
240
Launched on MUSE
2014-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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