Infectious Disease in India, 1892-1940 : Policy-Making and the Perception of Risk, Hardback Book

Infectious Disease in India, 1892-1940 : Policy-Making and the Perception of Risk Hardback

Part of the Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series series

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Using case studies of cholera, plague, malaria, and yellow fever, this book analyzes how factors such as public health diplomacy, trade, imperial governance, medical technologies, and cultural norms operated within global and colonial conceptions of political and epidemiological risk to shape infectious disease policies in colonial India.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 229 pages, X, 229 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Asian history
  • ISBN: 9780230354609

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