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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 19 related to Greater Than the Parts: Holism in Biomedicine, 1920-1950.    

Science Incarnate: Historical Embodiments of Natural Knowledge

Christopher Lawrence, Steven Shapin - Philosophy - 1998 - 342 pages
This book addresses issues of crucial importance to present-day discussions about the nature of knowledge and how it is produced. 54 halftones. Line art.
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Regenerating England: Science, Medicine and Culture in Inter-war ..., Volume 60

Christopher Lawrence, Anna-K. Mayer - History - 2000 - 316 pages
In the inter-war years there was much debate in Britain as to whether the best path to post-World War I regeneration would be found in the promises of science and technology ...
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Body Counts: Medical Quantification in Historical and Sociological Perspective

Gérard Jorland, George Weisz, Annick Opinel - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 417 pages
In an invigorating comparative and interdisciplinary reconsideration of the role of different types of medical counting, this wide-ranging bilingual volume takes us from the ...
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The Medical Mandarins: The French Academy of Medicine in the Nineteenth and ...

George Weisz - Medical - 1995 - 306 pages
This wide-ranging and imaginative book examines the social and scientific role of the French Academy of Medicine from its creation in 1820 to the outbreak of the Second World ...
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Regenerating England: Science, Medicine and Culture in Inter-war Britain

Christopher Lawrence, Anna-K. Mayer - Medical - 2000 - 316 pages
In the inter-war years there was much debate in Britain as to whether the best path to post-World War I regeneration would be found in the promises of science and technology ...
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Jerusalem Revisited

George Weisz - Fiction - 2005 - 1 pages
Mark Weber, the sole owner and chief executive of a worldwide multilayer conglomerate returned home after an exhausting week. Quickly retiring and falling into a deep sleep, he ...
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George Perez Storyteller

Christopher Lawrence - Art - 2006 - 207 pages
The ultimate retrospective on the stunning career of comic genius and Eisner winner George Perez covers his 30-year career in comics! Includes never-before-seen art, sketch ...
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Healing the World's Children: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Child Health ...

Cynthia Comacchio, Janet Golden, George Weisz - Art - 2008 - 324 pages
Essays range from historical overviews and historiographic surveys of children's health in various regions of the world, to disability and affliction narratives - from polio in ...
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Blood and Oranges: Immigrant Labor and European Markets in Rural Greece

Christopher Lawrence - Social Science - 2007 - 214 pages
A compelling account of the intersection of globalization and neo-racism in a rural Greek community, this book describes the contradictory political and economic development of ...
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