ISBN-10:
0521466881
ISBN-13:
9780521466882
Pub. Date:
03/21/2003
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Public Health in British India: Anglo-Indian Preventive Medicine 1859-1914 / Edition 1

Public Health in British India: Anglo-Indian Preventive Medicine 1859-1914 / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780521466882
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 03/21/2003
Series: Cambridge Studies in the History of Medicine Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 324
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; 1. The Indian medical service; 2. Tropical hygiene: disease theory and prevention in nineteenth-century India; 3. The foundations of public health in India: crisis and constraint; 4. Cholera theory and sanitary policy; 5. Quarantine, pilgrimage, and colonial trade: India 1866-1900; 6. Professional visions and political realities, 1896-1914; 7. Public health and local self-government; 8. The politics of health in Calcutta, 1876-1899; Conclusion.

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