Medicine in the Making of Modern Britain, 1700-1920

Medicine in the Making of Modern Britain, 1700-1920

by Christopher Lawrence
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415091683

ISBN-13: 9780415091688

Pub. Date: 08/16/1994

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Christopher Lawrence's critical overview of medicine's place in the development of modern Britain examines the significance of the clinical encounter in contemporary society.

• first short synoptic study of its kind

• breaks new ground by bringing together specialised scholarship into a broad argument

• shows how the medical profession created

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Overview

Christopher Lawrence's critical overview of medicine's place in the development of modern Britain examines the significance of the clinical encounter in contemporary society.

• first short synoptic study of its kind

• breaks new ground by bringing together specialised scholarship into a broad argument

• shows how the medical profession created a very specific role for itself

• relates medicine to general social policy

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415091688
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/16/1994
Series:
Historical Connections Series
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.28(d)

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