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Yet despite a spate of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 244.811 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(excellent monographs about various epidemic diseases and many good collections about health and disease )] TJ ET BT 34.016 230.555 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in Africa, Asia, The Middle East, Latin America, as well as Europe and North America, the most recent )] TJ ET BT 34.016 216.299 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(textbook on the history of public health is four decades old. George Rosen's venerable, )] TJ ET BT 453.440 216.299 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(A History of Public )] TJ ET BT 34.016 202.043 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Health)] TJ ET BT 66.680 202.043 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, was first published in 1958. More recently, in 1993, it was reprinted with an excellent introduction )] TJ ET BT 34.016 187.787 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(by Elizabeth Fee and an updated bibliography and an essay on Rosen's work, both by Edward Morman.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 161.531 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Rosen was writing in the post-war period when public health seemed to be winning the battle over disease, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 147.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(mortality rates were declining, and life expectancy was increasing. Thus his was a narrative of hope and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 133.019 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(progress, and there was every reason to be optimistic -- for had not so many of the infectious diseases that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 118.763 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(long plagued us succumbed to antibiotics? Hormones became available for replacement as well as treatment, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 104.507 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and the medical research establishment was rolling in money from both public and private sources. The way )] TJ ET BT 34.016 90.251 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(historians choose to tell their stories usually tells the reader something about the times in which the story )] TJ ET BT 34.016 75.995 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(was written, and so it should not surprise us that Rosen's was generally an optimistic tone. Dorothy Porter )] TJ ET BT 34.016 61.739 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(understands the differences between the 1950s and the 1990s, and she brings a more questioning tone to her )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.699 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Review Number:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.443 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(74)] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.187 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publish date:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 541.931 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Thursday, 1 July, 1999)] TJ ET BT 34.016 527.675 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Author:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 513.419 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Dorothy Porter)] TJ ET BT 34.016 499.163 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(ISBN:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 484.907 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(9780415122443)] TJ ET BT 34.016 470.651 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Date of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 456.395 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1998)] TJ ET BT 34.016 442.139 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Price:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 427.883 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(85.00)] TJ ET BT 34.016 413.627 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Pages:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 399.371 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(384pp.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 385.115 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 370.859 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Routledge)] TJ ET BT 34.016 356.603 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher url:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 342.347 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://www.routledge.com/books/Health-Civilization-and-the-State-isbn9780415122443)] TJ ET BT 34.016 328.091 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Place of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 313.835 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(London)] TJ ET BT 34.016 299.579 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Reviewer:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 285.323 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gert H. 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She is Wellcome Reader in the History of Medicine at Birkbeck College, University of London, and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(has been a highly visible part of the resurgence of the history of public health. In many essays and chapters )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(as well as edited volumes, she has established a secure place in the field, especially in the history of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(British part of the story of public health. It should not surprise us then that she now weighs in with an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(ambitious new text, )] TJ ET BT 131.348 739.445 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Health, Civilization and the State)] TJ ET BT 291.692 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(She calls hers a textbook of the history of public health in Europe and North America. She claims that she )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(has redefined the content of public health as the "history of collective action in relation to the health of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(populations." In her words, this collective action involves the "structural operation of power." Public health )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(is differentiated from therapeutic medicine, although the way that populations gain access to the results of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(biomedicine are a part of the story. What is important is the social context of the organization for health. She )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(claims that her analytical themes were inspired by the work of Max Weber and Norbert Elias. In somewhat )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(jargon-filled terms she says: ")] TJ ET BT 177.560 627.653 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Health, Civilization and the State )] TJ ET BT 340.904 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(explores how collective actions which aimed )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to regulate or improve health of populations were involved in changing the historical relationship between )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the civilizing process and state formation in European and North American societies." \(p. 7\))] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Public health, though often insufficiently appreciated by the other specialties of medicine, has since the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 558.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(nineteenth century helped to bridge the traditional gulf that exists between individual medicine and the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(greater society in which it functions. Thus it is public health, with its emphasis on populations rather than )] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(individual patients, that has provided medicine its ultimate rationale. And throughout the history of public )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(health since the Renaissance, there has been a tension between the restriction of individual liberties and the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(greater interests of the community or the state. These tensions are reflected throughout Dr. Porter's book.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 475.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Dr. Porter has divided her book into three major parts and a fourth that looks to the contemporary scene. Part )] TJ ET BT 34.016 461.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(one, "Population, Health and the Pre-Modern State," is a straightforward description of health in the ancient )] TJ ET BT 34.016 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(world, in which she discusses briefly the major hygienic and epidemiological works in the Hippocratic and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Galenic collections of medical texts. This initial chapter is followed by a discussion of the epidemics of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(middle ages and their effects upon the public order. The various plague outbreaks receive some attention, but )] TJ ET BT 34.016 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(considering their importance in the growth of the modern state, readers will surely want to consult the many )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(references Dr. Porter has supplied for us.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 363.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The plague has always fascinated historians, but leprosy during the centuries of its great prevalence, from )] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(about 1100 to 1500, also deserves more attention, if for no other reason than it was the model for disease as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(stigma well into our own time.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 308.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the early modern world, after about 1500, the West grew in wealth and world dominance, but it did not )] TJ ET BT 34.016 294.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(grow healthier. Infections that took a terrible toll on previously isolated societies, so-called virgin )] TJ ET BT 34.016 280.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(populations, became domesticated as world travel increased and urbanization progressed. Diseases that had )] TJ ET BT 34.016 266.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(been epidemic became endemic in urban centers. The strength of the state was assessed by the size of its )] TJ ET BT 34.016 251.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(population; one way of assessing that strength was to count numbers of people. The rise of vital statistics, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 237.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(mercantilism, and statecraft are all related. In fact, as Dr. Porter points out, the word "statistic" is derived )] TJ ET BT 34.016 223.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(from "statecraft." It is unfortunate that she barely mentions the specific preventive measures of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 208.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(eighteenth century. The work of James Lind on lime juice as a preventive for scurvy, the beginning of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 194.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(inoculation to prevent smallpox, and the writings of John Pringle about the importance of sanitation in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 180.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(military camps and hospitals, all had an important secondary effect as well. They began to stimulate people )] TJ ET BT 34.016 166.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to think preventively.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 139.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(As she does rightly point out, the eighteenth century set the stage for public health. Significant overseas )] TJ ET BT 34.016 125.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(trade and travel spread the European influence, and urban centers began to feel the pressures of population )] TJ ET BT 34.016 111.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(when the infrastructures of the growing cities could no longer keep up with the growing demands for water, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 97.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(housing, and refuse removal.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 70.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Porter is right to lay stress on the vexed subject of disease causation as it was framed in the early nineteenth )] TJ ET BT 34.016 56.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(century. Which theory one held determined what preventive measures could be fostered. She clearly )] TJ ET endstream endobj 16 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 17 0 R >> endobj 17 0 obj << /Length 7262 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(delineates the different approaches to prevention of the two main theories of disease causation. The )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [("predisposition-oriented theory" demanded a much more general social response than the "poison" or )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [("miasmatic theory," which merely called for the removal of the miasma-spawning conditions. Such )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(theoretical battles became especially important in England where miasmaticists such as Chadwick pushed )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the exciting causes of disease to the background, focusing only on the immediate environment such as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(sewage removal and the water supply.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Part 2 of Health, Civilization and the State covers the heart of the history of public health as we usually view )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(it. In about 100 pages she covers the development of ne public health, the question remains whether Health, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Civilization and the State will now take its place as the premiere text in the field. Will Rosen finally be )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(displaced? The answer is not as simple as the first part of this review might lead one to assume. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Unfortunately, Porter's book has sufficient problems that a good textbook simply cannot afford to have.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 615.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Problems begin with the title, which would lead us to conclude that this is a global history. Alas, as was true )] TJ ET BT 34.016 601.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of Rosen's history too, the focus here is on Europe and North America. We have to believe Dr. Porter when )] TJ ET BT 34.016 587.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(she begs off on what would have been a far larger book, one she felt ill-equipped to write on her own. In )] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1994, she edited a wonderful collection of essays published as )] TJ ET BT 335.636 572.885 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The History of Public Health and the Modern )] TJ ET BT 34.016 558.629 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(State)] TJ ET BT 58.016 558.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, which does offer a global view of the developments on all five continents, as well as an excellent )] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(introduction with an extensive bibliography. It is to this book that I would prefer to send students who wish )] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to see how the history of public health has developed in recent decades.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 503.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(On the first page of her present book, Porter claims, correctly I believe, that both Rosen and Ren? Sand, a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 489.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Belgian physician who published )] TJ ET BT 196.676 489.605 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Advance to Social Medicine)] TJ ET BT 351.980 489.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( in 1952, wrote "grand narratives of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 475.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(progress." Then, unexpectedly and incorrectly, she claims that this heroic vision of public health and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 461.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(medicine was reinforced by Thomas McKeown's 1976 book, )] TJ ET BT 329.120 461.093 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Modern Rise of Population.)] TJ ET BT 483.452 461.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( While )] TJ ET BT 34.016 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(McKeown was oft-criticized in the years to follow for a quite selective use of historical data, one thing he )] TJ ET BT 34.016 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(surely accomplished was to set the stage for a far more questioning historiography of medicine. In fact, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(writing about this issue in the introduction to her 1994 collection, )] TJ ET BT 351.344 418.325 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The History of Public Health and the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 404.069 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Modern State)] TJ ET BT 99.008 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, she said it clearly: McKeown "irrevocably cast a shadow of doubt over the heroic history of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(public health." This no small matter in a book aimed at students and public health workers, and foreshadows )] TJ ET BT 34.016 375.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(more trouble ahead.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(As there is emerging a new history of public health so there has emerged a new historiography of disease as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reflected in )] TJ ET BT 91.328 335.045 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Cambridge World History of Disease)] TJ ET BT 291.656 335.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(1993\). This book, edited by Kenneth Kiple who had )] TJ ET BT 34.016 320.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the help of 160 contributors, has proven itself as a very useful source book. Dr. Porter has relied on it )] TJ ET BT 34.016 306.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(extensively, and, I believe, appropriately. In her reference to it in chapter one she claims it is a five-volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(work. This will confuse readers who look for the four that do not exist.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 266.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Porter's new history of public health clearly is more sophisticated in its interpretations than was George )] TJ ET BT 34.016 251.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Rosen's in 1958. She cites most of the pertinent secondary literature of the last few decades. Yet there are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 237.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(some gaps and far too many blemishes that will mar its rise to the lofty status of primary textbook in the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 223.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(field.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 196.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the first place there is a total disregard of George Rosen's mentor, Henry Sigerist. Surely one needs to cite )] TJ ET BT 34.016 182.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(some of his work, so pertinent to the history of public health. For example, the five essays that make up )] TJ ET BT 34.016 168.485 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Landmarks in the History of Hygiene)] TJ ET BT 212.336 168.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, Oxford University Press, 1956, are still worth reading. Those on )] TJ ET BT 34.016 154.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Galen and Johann Peter Frank in particular would have enriched Porter's discussion. A closer familiarity )] TJ ET BT 34.016 139.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with such literature as well as Rosen's and Sigerist's other articles and chapters on Frank and mercantilism )] TJ ET BT 34.016 125.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(might have prevented her from spelling his name as Franck. This is an annoying and mistaken Germanism, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 111.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(like adding a "c" to Fishbein in another part of the book.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 85.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Many small errors have crept into the text. Thus, John H. Griscom becomes Henry, Carlo Cipolla becomes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 70.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Charles, and middle names are misspelled, as are some place names. On page 286, for instance, Staten Island )] TJ ET BT 34.016 56.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(is Statten, The Centers for Disease Control are Centre, and a former Governor of California becomes Cage )] TJ ET endstream endobj 18 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 20 0 R ] /Contents 19 0 R >> endobj 19 0 obj << /Length 4039 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(instead of Gage. All small and inconsequential errors one might say,)] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(All this leaves me very uneasy, because if this is how she handles the things about which I happen to know )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(something, I am at her mercy when it comes to the many things about which she doubtless knows more than )] TJ ET BT 34.016 741.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(I do.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 715.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(There are also some important topics she has decided to leave out, the most troubling being public health )] TJ ET BT 34.016 701.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(nurses. The long tradition of popular hygiene texts, such as those by John Wesley, William Buchan, and S. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 686.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(A. Tissot, is also neglected here, but included by Rosen in his book.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 660.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Both Rosen and Porter have synthesized the history of public health in the context of the history of medicine )] TJ ET BT 34.016 646.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in Rosen's case, and in the context of a broader social history in Porter's case. Porter has had the advantage )] TJ ET BT 34.016 632.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of four decades of much new work in the history of health and disease that was barely beginning when )] TJ ET BT 34.016 617.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Rosen was writing in the 1950s. In fact, it was he and his mentor, Henry Sigerist, who were urging their )] TJ ET BT 34.016 603.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(fellow historians to widen their angle of vision, something we now take for granted.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 577.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Some of Rosen's emphases and interpretations have clearly needed to be revised. The work of Christopher )] TJ ET BT 34.016 563.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Hamlin on Chadwick and the British public health movement in the middle decades of the nineteenth )] TJ ET BT 34.016 548.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(century clearly demands a fresh look. And as compared with Porter's, Rosen's is a much less sophisticated )] TJ ET BT 34.016 534.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(historiography. He wrote a straightforward story of what happened, with less attention to the broader context )] TJ ET BT 34.016 520.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and the subtleties required when we ask why, or why then, did laws get passed or new practices begin. It is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 506.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(here that Porter has provided a far richer fare for us, but her book is also not as easy to read. For those who )] TJ ET BT 34.016 491.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(want entertainment and inspiration with their history, Rosen still commands pride of place. But for those )] TJ ET BT 34.016 477.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(who are willing to view history in much more of its complexity, Porter clearly deserves primacy. 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