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China and the globalization of biomedicine / edited by David Luesink, William H. Schneider, and Zhang Daqing.

Publication:
Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2019. , ℗♭2019
Series:
Rochester studies in medical history
Rochester studies in medical history
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 269 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Medicine -- China -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Medicine -- Research -- China -- History.
Medical policy -- China -- History.
World health -- History.
Medical subjects:
History of Medicine.
China.
Global Health -- history.
Summary:
"Argues that developments in biomedicine in China should be at the center of our understanding of biomedicine, not at the periphery"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Introduction: China and the globalization of biomedicine / David Luesink
Reflections on the modernity of sanitation policies in the late Qing Dynasty / Yu Xinzhong
Discovering diseases : research on the globalization of medical knowledge in nineteenth-century China / Xi Gao
Globalizing biomedicine through Sino-Japanese networks : the case of National Medical College, Beijing, 1912-1937 / Daniel Asen and David Luesink
An abortive amalgamation : multiple Western-style doctors in Republican China, 1927-1937 / Shi Yan
Shanghai's female doctors : a discussion of the gendered politics of modern medical professionalization / He Xiaolian
A social history of wartime nursing training in Hunan, 1937-1945 / Li Shenglan
Frontiers of immunology : medical migrations to Yunnan, vaccine research, and public health during the War with Japan, 1937-1945 / Mary Augusta Brazelton
Serving the people : Chen Zhiqian and the Sichuan Provincial Health Administration, 1939-1945 / Nicole Barnes
Afterword: Western medicine and global health / William H. Schneider.
Notes:
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Luesink, David, 1974- editor.
Schneider, William H. (William Howard), 1945- editor.
Zhang, Daqing, 1959- editor.
ISBN:
9781580469425
1580469426
OCLC:
1088657262
Publisher Number:
99980991332
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