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Books pubblicati nella collana Duke Univ Pr Paperback con argomento Medical History

Attachments to War

Attachments to War

Terry Jennifer 
edizioni Duke Univ Pr collana Duke Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2017

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€ 25,20
The Cultivation of Whiteness

The Cultivation of Whiteness

Anderson Warwick 
edizioni Duke Univ Pr collana Duke Univ Pr (Paperback)

The Cultivation of Whiteness is an award-winning history of scientific ideas about race and place in Australia from the time of the first European settlement through World War II. Chronicling the extensive use of biological theories and practices in the construction and “protection” of whiteness, Warwick Anderson describes...

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€ 28,10
Afterlife of Images

Afterlife of Images

Heinrich Larissa N. 
edizioni Duke Univ Pr collana Duke Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2008

In 1739 China's emperor authorized the publication of a medical text that included images of children with smallpox to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Those images made their way to Europe, where they were interpreted as indicative of the ill health and medical backwardness of the Chinese. In the...

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€ 20,20
Tell Me Why My Children Died

Tell Me Why My Children Died

Briggs Charles L.  Mantini-Briggs Clara 
edizioni Duke Univ Pr collana Duke Univ Pr (Paperback)

Tell Me Why My Children Died tells the gripping story of indigenous leaders' efforts to identify a strange disease that killed thirty-two children and six young adults in a Venezuelan rainforest between 2007 and 2008. In this path-breaking book, Charles L. Briggs and Clara Mantini-Briggs relay the nightmarish and difficult...

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€ 27,10
Afterlife of Images

Afterlife of Images

Heinrich Larissa N. 
edizioni Duke Univ Pr collana Duke Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2008

In 1739 China's emperor authorized the publication of a medical text that included images of children with smallpox to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Those images made their way to Europe, where they were interpreted as indicative of the ill health and medical backwardness of the Chinese. In the...

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€ 20,20