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A medical history of skin : scratching the surface, edited by Jonathan Reinarz and Kevin Siena

Label
A medical history of skin : scratching the surface
Title
A medical history of skin
Title remainder
scratching the surface
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathan Reinarz and Kevin Siena
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RL71
LC item number
.M44 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reinarz, Jonathan
  • Siena, Kevin Patrick
Series statement
Studies for the Society for the Social History of Medicine
Series volume
number 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skin
  • Skin
  • Skin
  • Skin
  • Skin
  • Skin
Target audience
specialized
Label
A medical history of skin : scratching the surface, edited by Jonathan Reinarz and Kevin Siena
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Limited, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Drain, blister, bleed : surgeons open and close the skin in Georgian London / Lynda Payne -- Abominable ulcers, open pores and a new tissue : transforming the skin in the Norwegian countryside, 1750-1850 / Anne Kveim Lie -- Protecting the skin of the British Empire : St Paul's Bay disease in Quebec / James Moran -- "Italic scurvy," "pellarina," "pellagra" : medical reactions to a new disease in Italy, 1770-1815 / David Gentilcore -- The moral biology of "the itch" in eighteenth-century Britain / Kevin Siena -- Syphilis, backwardness and indigenous skin lesions through French physicians' eyes in the Colonial Maghreb, 1830-1930 / Adrien Minard -- Discovering the "leper" : shifting attitudes towards leprosy in twentieth-century Uganda / Kathleen Vongsathorn -- Sex and skin cancer : Kaposi's sarcoma becomes the "stigmata of AIDS," 1979-83 / Richard A. McKay -- "An alteration in the human countenance" : inoculation, vaccination and the face of smallpox in the age of Jenner / Matthew L. Newsom Kerr -- Portraying skin disease : Robert Carswell's dermatological watercolours / Mechthild Fend -- Atavistic marks and risky practices : the tattoo in medico-legal debate, 1850-1950 / Gemma Angel -- "Kissed by the sun" : tanning the skin of the sick with light therapeutics, c. 1890-1930 / Tania Woloshyn -- "Classic, characteristic or typical" : the skin and the visual properties of external anthrax lesions / James F. Stark -- Afterword : reading the skin, discerning the landscape : a geo-historical perspective of our human surface / Philip K. Wilson
Control code
033416001
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 279 pages
Isbn
9781848934139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A medical history of skin : scratching the surface, edited by Jonathan Reinarz and Kevin Siena
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Limited, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Drain, blister, bleed : surgeons open and close the skin in Georgian London / Lynda Payne -- Abominable ulcers, open pores and a new tissue : transforming the skin in the Norwegian countryside, 1750-1850 / Anne Kveim Lie -- Protecting the skin of the British Empire : St Paul's Bay disease in Quebec / James Moran -- "Italic scurvy," "pellarina," "pellagra" : medical reactions to a new disease in Italy, 1770-1815 / David Gentilcore -- The moral biology of "the itch" in eighteenth-century Britain / Kevin Siena -- Syphilis, backwardness and indigenous skin lesions through French physicians' eyes in the Colonial Maghreb, 1830-1930 / Adrien Minard -- Discovering the "leper" : shifting attitudes towards leprosy in twentieth-century Uganda / Kathleen Vongsathorn -- Sex and skin cancer : Kaposi's sarcoma becomes the "stigmata of AIDS," 1979-83 / Richard A. McKay -- "An alteration in the human countenance" : inoculation, vaccination and the face of smallpox in the age of Jenner / Matthew L. Newsom Kerr -- Portraying skin disease : Robert Carswell's dermatological watercolours / Mechthild Fend -- Atavistic marks and risky practices : the tattoo in medico-legal debate, 1850-1950 / Gemma Angel -- "Kissed by the sun" : tanning the skin of the sick with light therapeutics, c. 1890-1930 / Tania Woloshyn -- "Classic, characteristic or typical" : the skin and the visual properties of external anthrax lesions / James F. Stark -- Afterword : reading the skin, discerning the landscape : a geo-historical perspective of our human surface / Philip K. Wilson
Control code
033416001
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 279 pages
Isbn
9781848934139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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