Social History of Medicine

Social History of Medicine is concerned with all aspects of health, illness, and medical treatment in the past. It is committed to publishing work on the social history of medicine from a variety of disciplines. The journal offers its readers substantive and lively articles on a variety of themes, critical assessments of archives and sources, conference reports, up-to-date information on research in progress, a discussion point on topics of current controversy and concern, review articles, and wide-ranging book reviews.

Triannually: April, August, December.

ISSN (print): 
0951631X
ISSN (online): 
14774666

Latest articles

Volume 27 (1)

Editorial
vol. 27 (1): 1-1
Appealing to the Republic of Letters: An Autopsy of Anti-venereal Trials in Eighteenth-century Mexico
Clark, F., vol. 27 (1): 2-21
When it Hurts to Look: Interpreting the Interior of the Victorian Woman
Yeniyurt, K., vol. 27 (1): 22-40
Contingencies of Colonial Psychiatry: Migration, Mental Illness, and the Repatriation of Nigerian 'Lunatics'
Heaton, M. M., vol. 27 (1): 41-63
English Poor Law Institutional Care for Older People: Identifying the 'Aged and Infirm' and the 'Sick' in Birmingham Workhouse, 1852-1912
Ritch, A., vol. 27 (1): 64-85
Anthony J. Lanza, Silicosis and the Gauley Bridge 'Nine'
McCulloch, J., Tweedale, G., vol. 27 (1): 86-103
'Therapy Means Political Change, Not Peanut Butter': American Radical Psychiatry, 1968-1975
Richert, L., vol. 27 (1): 104-121
Roy Porter Student Prize Essay For the People's Health: Ideology, Medical Authority and Hygienic Science in Communist Czechoslovakia
Moore, B. M., vol. 27 (1): 122-143
Duty to Entitlement: Work and Citizenship in the Finnish Post-War Disability Policy, early 1940s to 1970
Leppala, H., vol. 27 (1): 144-164
Anne Van Arsdall and Timothy Graham (eds), Herbs and Healers From the Ancient Mediterranean Through the Medieval West: Essays in Honor of John M. Riddle
Totelin, L., vol. 27 (1): 165-166
Daniel Freund, American Sunshine: Diseases of Darkness and the Quest for Natural Light
Woloshyn, T., vol. 27 (1): 166-168
Marian Moser Jones, The American Red Cross from Clara Barton to the New Deal
Gill, R., vol. 27 (1): 168-169
Peter Elmer, The Miraculous Conformist: Valentine Greatrakes, the Body Politic, and the Politics of Healing in Restoration Britain
Ridge, S., vol. 27 (1): 169-171
Michelle Allen-Emerson, Tina Young Choi, Tom Crook, Christopher S. Hamlin and Barbara Leckie (eds), Sanitary Reform in Victorian Britain, Part II, 3 vols
Stark, J. F., vol. 27 (1): 171-172
Jock McCulloch, South Africa's Gold Mines and the Politics of Silicosis
Melling, J., vol. 27 (1): 173-174
Martin Halliwell, Therapeutic Revolutions: Medicine, Psychiatry, and American Culture, 1945-1970
Dufour, M., vol. 27 (1): 174-175
Nandini Bhattacharya, Contagion and Enclaves: Tropical Medicine in Colonial India
Mishra, S., vol. 27 (1): 175-177
Soraya Boudia and Nathalie Jas (eds), Toxicants, Health and Regulation since 1945
Sirrs, C., vol. 27 (1): 177-178
Alexander B. Bay, Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease
Kim, H.-e., vol. 27 (1): 179-180
Alexandra Stern, Telling Genes: The Story of Genetic Counseling in America
Turner, A., vol. 27 (1): 180-182