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Disease and medicine in world history, Sheldon Watts

Label
Disease and medicine in world history
Title
Disease and medicine in world history
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Watts
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on case studies from ancient Egypt to present-day America, Asia and Europe, Sheldon Watts presents this concise introduction to diverse ideas about diseases and their treatment throughout the world
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watts, S. J.
Dewey number
610/.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Themes in world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Disease
  • History of Medicine
  • Global Health
Label
Disease and medicine in world history, Sheldon Watts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-156) and index
Color
other
Contents
Sickness and health, a global concern -- Before the advent of acute epidemic diseases : pharaonic Egypt and the preconquest New World : extinct societies -- Pluralism in ancient Greece -- The evolution of medical systems in the Middle East c. 632 CE to modern times -- Health and disease on the Indian subcontinent before 1869 -- Medicine and disease in China : concepts and practices from c. 1900 BCE to 1840 CE -- The globalization of disease after 1450 -- Medicine and disease in the West, 1054-1840 -- The birth of modern scientific medicine : the German lands contrasted with the United Kingdom and the British in India -- Health and medicine in the world, 1940 to the present
Control code
ocm60843081
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (166 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203987896
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60843081
Label
Disease and medicine in world history, Sheldon Watts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-156) and index
Color
other
Contents
Sickness and health, a global concern -- Before the advent of acute epidemic diseases : pharaonic Egypt and the preconquest New World : extinct societies -- Pluralism in ancient Greece -- The evolution of medical systems in the Middle East c. 632 CE to modern times -- Health and disease on the Indian subcontinent before 1869 -- Medicine and disease in China : concepts and practices from c. 1900 BCE to 1840 CE -- The globalization of disease after 1450 -- Medicine and disease in the West, 1054-1840 -- The birth of modern scientific medicine : the German lands contrasted with the United Kingdom and the British in India -- Health and medicine in the world, 1940 to the present
Control code
ocm60843081
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (166 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203987896
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60843081

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