Medicine and Society in Wakefield and Huddersfield 1780-1870

Medicine and Society in Wakefield and Huddersfield 1780-1870

by Hilary Marland

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521089289
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/30/2008
Series: Cambridge Studies in the History of Medicine Series
Pages: 528
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Wakefield and Huddersfield: aspects of their economic, civic and social activities, circa 1780-1870; 3. Poor Law medical relief; 4. The medical charities of Wakefield and Huddersfield; 5. Medical relief and the friendly societies; 6. Fringe medical practice; 7. The medical profession in Wakefield and Huddersfield: occupational and social characteristics; 8. The medical profession in Wakefield and Huddersfield: professional and social activities; 9. Conclusion.

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