Medicine and Empire

Author(s): 
Chakrabarti, Pratik
ISBN: 
9780230276369
Date published: 
November 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£17.99

A comprehensive overview of the history of medicine and European imperialism from the seventeenth to the mid-twentieth century. Drawing on recent scholarship, the text comparatively examines the key developments that took place within colonialism and medicine and explores the main historiographical issues surrounding the topics.