A Modern History of the Stomach: Gastric Illness, Medicine and British Society, 1800-1950 by Ian Miller, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
A Modern History of the Stomach: Gastric Illness, Medicine and British Society, 1800-1950

A Modern History of the Stomach: Gastric Illness, Medicine and British Society, 1800-1950

by Ian Miller
     
 

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This is the first exploration of the relationship between the abdomen and British society between 1800 and 1950. Miller demonstrates how the framework of ideas established in medicine related to gastric illness often reflected wider social issues including industrialization and the impact of wartime anxiety upon the inner body.

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This is the first exploration of the relationship between the abdomen and British society between 1800 and 1950. Miller demonstrates how the framework of ideas established in medicine related to gastric illness often reflected wider social issues including industrialization and the impact of wartime anxiety upon the inner body.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848931817
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/21/2015
Series:
Studies for the Society for the Social History of Medicine Series, #4
Pages:
208

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