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Society for the Social History of Medicine

Overview
Works: 53 works in 120 publications in 2 languages and 3,460 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  Case studies 
Roles: Other, Editor, Originator
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Most widely held works by Society for the Social History of Medicine
In the name of the child : health and welfare, 1880-1940 by Roger Cooter( )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent revelations of child abuse have highlighted the need for understanding the historical background to current attitudes towards child health and welfare. In the Name of the Child explores a variety of professional, social, political and cultural constructions of the child in the decades around the First World War. It describes how medical and welfare initiatives in the name of the child were shaped and how changes in medical and welfare provisions were closely allied to political and ideological interests
Social history of medicine( )

in English and Italian and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social History of Medicine is concerned with all aspects of health, illness, and medical treatment in the past. It is committed to publishing work on the social history of medicine from a variety of disciplines. The journal offers its readers substantive and lively articles on a variety of themes, critical assessments of archives and sources, conference reports, up-to-date information on research in progress, a discussion point on topics of current controversy and concern, review articles, and wide-ranging book reviews
The Social history of occupational health( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social histories of disability and deformity( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides a scholarly social history of disability, encompassing cultural, literary, social, political and medical history
International Symposium on Society, Medicine and Law, Jerusalem, March 1972 by Medicine and Law International Symposium on Society( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the history of alternative medicine by Roger Cooter( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Town and state physician in Europe from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Institutionalizing the insane in nineteenth-century England by Anna Shepherd( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nineteenth century brought an increased awareness of mental disorder, epitomized in the Asylum Acts of 1808 and 1845. Shepherd looks at two very different institutions to provide a nuanced account of the nineteenth-century mental health system
Society for the Social History of Medicine gazette by Society for the Social History of Medicine( )

in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of hospital provision in early twentieth-century Britain by Barry M Doyle( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doyle examines the role of local and national politics on hospitals. Ultimately, Doyle argues that social and economic diversity created a number of models for future health care which rested on a combination of voluntary and municipal provision
Payment and philanthropy in British healthcare, 1918-48 by George Campbell Gosling( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title examines how commercial medicine operated before the foundation of the NHS, and how this could be compatible with a system based on charity. It challenges the assumptions of historians, politicians, and the public
Meat, medicine, and human health in the twentieth century by Christian Bonah( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays explores some of the complex relations between meat and health in the twentieth century. It highlights a complicated array of contradictory attitudes towards meat and human health. They show how meat came to be regarded as a central part of a modern healthy diet and trace critiques of meat-eating and the meat industry
The preservation of medical and public health records( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year 1000 : medical practice at the end of the first millennium( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulletin by Society for the Social History of Medicine( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies for the Society for the Social History of Medicine( )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulletin of the Society for the Social History of Medicine( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern history of the stomach : gastric illness, medicine, and British society, 1800-1950 by Ian Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first exploration of the relationship between the abdomen and British society between 1800 and 1950. Miller demonstrates how the framework of ideas established in medicine related to gastric illness often reflected wider social issues including industrialization and the impact of wartime anxiety upon the inner body
Graeco-roman case histories and their influence on medieval islamic clinical accounts by Cristina Alvarez Millán( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mental handicap and education( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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In the name of the child : health and welfare, 1880-1940
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Social histories of disability and deformityA modern history of the stomach : gastric illness, medicine, and British society, 1800-1950
Alternative Names
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Society for the History of Medicine

Society of the Social History of Medicine

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