Public Health and Social Justice in the Age of Chadwick: Britain, 1800-1854 / Edition 1

Public Health and Social Justice in the Age of Chadwick: Britain, 1800-1854 / Edition 1

by Christopher Hamlin
     
 

A revisionist account of the story of the foundations of public health in industrial revolution Britain.See more details below

Overview

A revisionist account of the story of the foundations of public health in industrial revolution Britain.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521583633
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Series:
Cambridge Studies in the History of Medicine Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Health as Money; 2. A Political Medicine; 3. Prelude to the Sanitary Report, 1833–1838; 4. The Making of the Sanitary Report, 1839–1842; 5. The Sanitary Report; 6. Chadwick's Evidence: The Local Reports; 7. Sanitation Triumphant: The Health of Towns Commission, 1843–1845; 8. The Politics of Public Health, 1841–1848; 9. Selling Sanitation: the Inspectors and the Local Authorities, 1848-1854; 10. Lost in the Pipes; Conclusion; Bibliography.

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