Clio Medica

Studies in the History of Medicine and Health

Edited by Frank Huisman et al.

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Series
ISSN: 
0045-7183
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Martin Dinges, Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung, Stuttgart, Kay Peter Jankrift, Institut für Geschichte und Ethik der Medizin, TU München, Sabine Schlegelmilch, Institut für Geschichte der Medizin, Universität Würzburg and Michael Stolberg, Institut für Geschichte der Medizin, Universität Würzburg.

Drawing on casebooks and other practice records and linking case studies with synthetic chapters, Medical Practices, 1600-1900 offers a detailed and comprehensive account of the changing nature of ordinary and place medical practice in early modern Europe.
Series: 
Volume: 
96
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004303294
E-ISBN: 
9789004303324
Publication date: 
November 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Erika Dyck, University of Saskatchewan and Larry Stewart, University of Saskatchewan.

Ethics in human experimentation has a long history and The Uses of Humans in Experiment draws on examples from the early modern period to illustrate how humans have been both subjects and instruments over the past four centuries.
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004286702
E-ISBN: 
9789004286719
Publication date: 
March 2016
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by Megan J. Coyer and David E. Shuttleton

Scottish Medicine and Literary Culture, 1726–1832 examines the ramifications of Scottish medicine for literary culture within Scotland, throughout Britain, and across the transatlantic world. The contributors take an informed historicist approach in examining the cultural, geographical, political...
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Volume: 
94
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042038912
Publication date: 
January 2014
€74,00
$98.00

Edited by Angelique Richardson

After Darwin: Animals, Emotions, and the Mind explores questions of mind, emotion and the moral sense which Darwin opened up through his research on the physical expression of emotions and the human–animal relation. It also examines the extent to which Darwin’s ideas were taken up by Victorian...
Series: 
Volume: 
93
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037472
Publication date: 
January 2013
€108,00
$136.00

Yolanda Eraso

Motherhood holds a special place in Argentinian culture. Representing Argentinian Mothers examines the historical intersections of medicine and culture that have underpinned the representations of motherhood during the first half of the twentieth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
92
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037045
Publication date: 
January 2013
€83,00
$104.00

Christi Sumich

Divine Doctors and Dreadful Distempers examines the discourse of seventeenth-century English physicians to demonstrate that physicians utilized cultural attitudes and beliefs to create medical theory.
Series: 
Volume: 
91
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036888
Publication date: 
January 2013
€87,00
$110.00

Mary Elene Wood

This book examines work in several genres of life writing–autobiography, memoir, case history, autobiographical fiction–focused either on what it means to live with schizophrenia or what it means to understand and ‘treat’ people who have received that diagnosis.
Series: 
Volume: 
90
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036840
Publication date: 
January 2013
€95,00
$120.00

James Shaw and Evelyn Welch

What did you do when you fell ill in fifteenth-century Florence? How did you get the medicines that you needed at a price you could afford? What would you find when you entered an apothecary’s shop? This richly detailed study of the Speziale al Giglio in Florence provides surprising answers,...
Series: 
Volume: 
89
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042031562
Publication date: 
January 2011
€92,00
$116.00

Heather Wolffram

Leading the reader through the darkened séance rooms and laboratories of Imperial and inter-war Germany, The Stepchildren of Science casts light on the emergence of psychical research and parapsychology in the German context. It looks, in particular, at the role of the psychiatrist Albert von...
Series: 
Volume: 
88
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042027282
Publication date: 
January 2009
€89,00
$112.00

Galina Kichigina

Following a humiliating defeat in the Crimean War, the Russian Empire found herself exposed due to major deficiencies in her infrastructure. To gain from European scientific, technical and educational advancements, the Russian Government began to permit studies abroad and relaxed censorship,...
Series: 
Volume: 
87
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042026582
Publication date: 
January 2009
€98,00
$123.00

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