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Biology, medicine and society, 1840-1940

Author: Charles Webster; Past and Present Society.; British Society for the History of Science.
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1981.
Series: Past and present publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The authors describe different historical aspects of the interrelationship of technical experience and social policy in the fields of health, education and social welfare.

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Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Biology, medicine and society, 1840-1940.
Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1981
(OCoLC)801245866
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Webster; Past and Present Society.; British Society for the History of Science.
ISBN: 052123770X 9780521237703
OCLC Number: 7197568
Notes: Rev. papers from a conference held by the Past and Present Society in conjunction with the British Society for the History of Science on Sept. 29, 1978.
Description: ix, 344 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Charles Webster --
Women's health and the women's movement in Britain : 1840-1940 / Brian Harrison --
Working-class mothers and infant mortality in England, 1895-1914 / Carol Dyhouse --
Theories of the cell state in Imperial Germany / Paul Weindling --
Innate character in animals and man : a perspective on the origins of ethology / John R. Durant --
Genetics in the United States and Breat Britain 1890-1930 : a review with speculations / Daniel J. Kevles --
Eugenics and class / G.R. Searle --
Sociobiologies in competition : the biometrician-Mendelian debate / Donald Mackenzie --
Psychologists and class / Bernard Norton --
Measuring intelligence : English local education authorities and mental testing 1919-1939 / Gillian Sutherland.
Series Title: Past and present publications.
Responsibility: edited by Charles Webster.
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