Medicine in the Making of Modern Britain, 1700-1920, Paperback / softback Book

Medicine in the Making of Modern Britain, 1700-1920 Paperback / softback

Part of the Historical Connections series

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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

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 120 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Social & cultural history
  • ISBN: 9780415091688

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