Franklin

Imperial contagions : medicine, hygiene, and cultures of planning in Asia / edited by Robert Peckham and David M. Pomfret.

Other Title:
Medicine, hygiene, and cultures of planning in Asia
Publication:
Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 307 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Medicine -- Asia -- History.
Public health -- Asia -- History.
Colonies -- Asia -- History.
Colonies -- Social conditions.
Contents:
Chapter 1. Combating nuisance: sanitation, regulation, and the politics of property in colonial Hong Kong / Cecilia Chu
chapter 2. "Tropicalizing" planning: sanitation, housing, and technologies of improvement in colonial Singapore, 1907-1942 / Jiat-Hwee Chang
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-300) and index.
Contributor:
Peckham, Robert, editor of compilation.
Pomfret, David M., 1973- editor of compilation.
ISBN:
9789888139125 (hbk.)
9888139126 (hbk.)
9888139525 (pbk.)
9789888139521 (pbk.)
OCLC:
820111277
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy