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Science, public health, and the state in modern Asia

Author: Liping Bu; Darwin H Stapleton; Ka-che Yip
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2012.
Series: Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia (2005), 71.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book examines the encounter between Western and Asian models of public health and medicine in a range of East and Southeast Asian countries over the course of the twentieth century, in the context of colonial rule, post-colonial development and modern state-building"--
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liping Bu; Darwin H Stapleton; Ka-che Yip
ISBN: 9780415665667 0415665663 9780203602591 0203602595
OCLC Number: 676728500
Description: xiv, 208 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Science, culture, and disease control in colonial Hong Kong / Ka-Che Yip --
2. Public health in pre-war Singapore: The development of hospital services and medical education / Law Yuen Han --
3. Hygiene and decolonization: The Rockefeller Foundation and Indonesian nationalism, 1933 --
1958 / Eric Andrew Stein --
4. The Alma-Ata Declaration, Rockefeller Foundation and the development of primary health care in Sri Lanka: A model for health promotion / Soma Hewa --
5. "Removing the obstacles to public health work": Context for the Rockefeller philanthropies and public health in China and Japan, 1920 --
1940 / Darwin H. Stapleton --
6. From race biology to population control: The Rockefeller Foundation's "Public Health" projects in Japan, 1920s --
1950s / Aiko Takeuchi-Demirci --
7. Beijing First Health Station: Innovative public health education and influence on China's health profession / Liping Bu Note continued: 8. Between the state and the private sphere: The Chinese state medicine movement, 1930 --
1949 / Xigao --
9. From Japanese colonial medicine to American-standard medicine in Taiwan: A case study of the transition in the medical profession and practices in East Asia / Michael Shi Yung Liu --
10. In Republican China, public health by whom, for whom? / Bridie Andrews.
Series Title: Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia (2005), 71.
Responsibility: edited by Liping Bu, Darwin H. Stapleton, and Ka-Che Yip.

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"This book examines the encounter between Western and Asian models of public health and medicine in a range of East and Southeast Asian countries over the course of the twentieth century, in the context of colonial rule, post-colonial development and modern state-building"--

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